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    Default Re: I keep going back in time! Finally found a mkiii--meet crimson tide

    Quote Originally Posted by suprapilot View Post
    Special larger washers for the ARP bolts or studs that keeps the washer from slowing sinking in the head and losings torque over time which is why HGs fails. I know someone who sells them on FB which fit in the 7m head.
    Are you referencing the ARP washer mod Quake came up with over at SF, and that Gordon designed the tools for fitment for?

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    Default Re: I keep going back in time! Finally found a mkiii--meet crimson tide

    Good Stuff in here. Good info Pilot and also, way to help out a fellow enthusiast with the sports turbo catch.
    Congrats Ken. Really want to hear & see a run file on this car once she is back to life again.
    I also ask myself, will I ever see her again...LoL. Maybe Vegas next year.

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    Default Re: I keep going back in time! Finally found a mkiii--meet crimson tide

    Quote Originally Posted by Hybrid View Post
    Are you referencing the ARP washer mod Quake came up with over at SF, and that Gordon designed the tools for fitment for?

    Actually that is a good mod but it has since been disused further that it's actually the washer size that is important. The Quake mod that does the insert fixes the problem as well but from discussion it seems the larger washer does a even better job to spreading the load.
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    Default Re: I keep going back in time! Finally found a mkiii--meet crimson tide

    Quote Originally Posted by suprapilot View Post
    Actually that is a good mod but it has since been disused further that it's actually the washer size that is important. The Quake mod that does the insert fixes the problem as well but from discussion it seems the larger washer does a even better job to spreading the load.
    Oh awesome, do you have a link to the larger washer discussion by any chance?

    The reason I ask is I purchased the reamer tool Gordon made from Gordon, so will be doing the insert washer mod, but that plus the larger washer would be double security

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    Default Re: I keep going back in time! Finally found a mkiii--meet crimson tide

    Quote Originally Posted by Hybrid View Post
    Oh awesome, do you have a link to the larger washer discussion by any chance?

    The reason I ask is I purchased the reamer tool Gordon made from Gordon, so will be doing the insert washer mod, but that plus the larger washer would be double security
    Hybrid,

    This may be the thread suprapilot was referring to: http://www.supraforums.com/forum/sho...ate&highlight=

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    Default Re: I keep going back in time! Finally found a mkiii--meet crimson tide

    Cheers Ken

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