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Old 11-06-2010, 08:42 PM   #1
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Even C-F-M Billet oil pump gears break

I have a good friend that has the cfm billet gears break on them..... So this is a warning you dont have to have the new gears stock ones are fine. so dont go out and buy new gears just because mine broke..... would recommend if you building the motor.... but its not worth the extra time if your already done with the car cause even the billet ones break.....





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So always buy stock ones? After market is just the same or worse?
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The aftermarket "billet" gears are not actually billet. They are cast like the stock ones. Which makes me wonder why they are not billet when they are advertised as it?
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The aftermarket "billet" gears are not actually billet. They are cast like the stock ones. Which makes me wonder why they are not billet when they are advertised as it?
That ain't right, man. I'd ask for a damn refund if it weren't true billet. That's like saying "Garrett turbo" but it's really an eBay Garrett "style."
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wtf... i would be pissed
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have you talked to CFM about this?
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So always buy stock ones? After market is just the same or worse?
yea there pretty much the same there cast and advertised as billet, which cast is pretty much stock gears ...
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wow nice info id be f in pi$$ed
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why the hell would the be advertised as "billet" when they are not this really has me bothered for some reason so they are just shined up cast???
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so what are you planning on doing now jim? i know you said you were going to swap yours before going for more power/revs... going to build a dry sump now?
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