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05-31-2007 11:12 PM
strung the balance shaft delete is still my most favorite mod....i like the extra bit of vibrations...it also feels good knowing that 18 lb worthless piece of shit isnt spinning off of my crank anymore too....i recommend this mod to anyone with a 2.3l
05-31-2007 05:17 PM
MightyMouse I did it for the increase oil capacity but thats basically it.
05-31-2007 04:06 PM
N2O Focus I want to get rid up some extra weight and drag on the engine. Also ricardo at F2 said that it helps oiling in the engine. I have the parts just need to do it. Probably tomorrow. I am just finishing up installint the cossie header, needed a gasket and also installing some different interior items.
05-31-2007 01:24 PM
MightyMouse I actually already have it done, I was just wondering what appeals to you.
05-31-2007 01:18 PM
honhon
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What made you decide to do it?
unless your a grandma and hate vibrations i couldnt see not doing it...
05-31-2007 01:16 PM
MightyMouse
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...Me?
Yeah.
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Actually its 18/6.
I had the ratio right.
05-31-2007 12:34 PM
Egz
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Originally Posted by MightyMouse32287 View Post
Its 24 lbs, 8 of which are rotating.
Actually its 18/6.

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Originally Posted by MarcyMotorsport, 3/13/2004
I'm working on an eliminator kit now, and it should be done soon. This allows removal of the entire balance shaft assembly and the bolts (18 lbs). The actual balance shafts are 6lbs combined, and they are rotating mass.
05-31-2007 12:12 PM
N2O Focus ...Me?
05-31-2007 11:02 AM
MightyMouse What made you decide to do it?
05-31-2007 10:56 AM
N2O Focus Thats 24lbs that will be gone from my car very soon!!!
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