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Block parting advise

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#1 Subarubiflu


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Posted 13 October 2005 - 11:29 PM

I have an ER27 that I have all apart. but I can't seem to divorce the block to get to the crank. Is their a trick or do I need a big f-ing hammer? I'm a bit nervous about pounding on an aluminium block. Any one have advise?

#2 nipper


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Posted 14 October 2005 - 12:04 AM

Use a rubber mallet and pull.nipper

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Posted 14 October 2005 - 12:43 AM

AWSOME I had the same problem!!! Look in the oil ports there are 2 hiding inside very very sneaky!!! Once you get them out the engine will fall apart! It took me about almost a month of PURE FRUSTRATION AND ANGER to get it apart. The one day I looked at all the pictures I took while taking the engine apart and I saw the bolts in the pic. I ran frantically to the engine in the frigid cold and POOF there they where stairing me in the face. Made myself feel like a dumb rump roast! Make sure you use a rubber mallet or a piece of wood ie 2x4 and tap it with a hammer. Should be easy.

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