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  1. Mechanical and Technical
    Let's say that hypothetically, while doing a valve adjustment, you take off the camshafts and camchain tensioner and then spin the crank shafts an unknown amount of times until you land at TDC #1,4. How would you know if you're on the compression stroke of 1 or the compression stroke of 4...
  2. Mechanical and Technical
    What's the best method for measuring clearances when doing a rebuild? For the crankshaft for example, would you use plastiguage for the main journal bearing oil clearances after installing the crank and putting the block together, torquing it down to spec, then cracking it again and measuring...
  3. Mechanical and Technical
    Ok, so I took my 06 zx6r into a shop to get it dyno tuned and get a custom map made up. The shop called me a week later saying that before doing anything the mechanic test rode it and it seemed a little sluggish and he noticed a noise coming from the engine, they wanted to see if i wanted them...
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