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Infusing Software Technology into a Performance Build For years, computer-aided ­design (CAD) has been used in the automotive industry to develop prototypes of body styles,...
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Q:I've noticed the main bearing bores on some Cat diesels seem to be bigger than others. Can they still be rebuilt?A:The AERA...
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Q: We've had complaints of recurring oil leaks around the cylinder head on some Cummins diesel engines. Any suggestions?A: The AERA Technical...
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Approximately how much can you grind off a crankshaft on a DDC diesel engine?  The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information...
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Is it okay to reuse connecting rod bolts on some late model GM engines?The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information regarding...
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Q: We've had complaints of oil leaking from the rear cover area on some late model GM engines. Any ideas?    A: The...
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The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information regarding a cylinder head bolt caution and installation for 2001-2002 Kia 1.5L DOHC engines. Information published...
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Can you tell me if there is an updated exhaust manifold torque specification for GEN III engines?The AERA Technical Com-mittee offers the...
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What is the proper main bearing installation procedure for Chrysler Hemi engines?The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information regarding crankshaft main...
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Q. While working on a 2004 Mitsubishi 2.4L G69M engine, I got confused about the correct valve lash specs. Can you explain? A....
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The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information regarding a cylinder boring caution for 1999-2006 GM 6.0L VIN U engines. These engines are the...
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We've had customer complaints about recurring MILs (malfunctioning indicator light) on some Chrysler 3.2 and 3.5L engines. Any idea what's going on?The...
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Q: Are the cracked exhaust seats in the Cummins 5.9L diesel engine found in the Ram pickup a cause for concern?
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We've experienced broken head bolts on some late model GM engines. Any solutions?The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information on...
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The AERA Technical Committee offers the following information regarding cylinder block deck cracks on Caterpillar 3208 engines. This information provided by Caterpillar gives the...
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Q: I've had difficulty getting the main bearing clearances correct on some Ford 2.5L engines. Do you know of any updates?A: The...
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Q: I have experienced problems with blowing oil filter seals off some 4.2L Ford engines. Any solutions?A: The AERA Technical Committee offers...
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I've noticed the crankshaft pulley on some Mazda engines don't have keys. What is the proper installation procedure?The AERA Technical Committee offers...
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I've had complaints of broken exhaust manifold bolts on some 5.4L Ford engines. Is there an upgrade available?The AERA Technical Committee offers...
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The AERA Technical Committee says the following information should be considered any time a cylinder head is installed on 2001-2005 GM 8.1L VIN E...