16V turbo big end bearing options

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WhizzMan
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16V turbo big end bearing options

Post by WhizzMan » Sat Aug 14, 2010 8:08 pm

After a turbo failure with the owner driving on, I am planning on replacing the con rod bearings because of the low oil pressure the engine has seen for the last 250 kilometers. This is the 16V lampredi lump seen in Integrales, Fiat Coupe and the Alfa Romeo 155 Q4. The stock bearings are "tri metal" and should be okay, but I would like to put in sputtered bearings if at all available. Would anyone know if they exist for this engine?
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Re: 16V turbo big end bearing options

Post by Guy Croft » Tue Aug 17, 2010 11:36 am

USE THE OE BEARINGS

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