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Old 01-08-2013, 04:58 PM   #2
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The only magnets in a motor that help prevent problems, are ones some racers add to the top end oil drainback to grab onto large pieces of broken valvetrain before they fall down into the rotating assembly.

The magnet on the drain plug is more of a warning indicator than a preventative measure.
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