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Old 05-31-2007, 11:34 AM   #11
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Its 24 lbs, 8 of which are rotating.
Actually its 18/6.

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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.
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Old 05-31-2007, 12:16 PM   #12
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Actually its 18/6.
I had the ratio right.
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Old 05-31-2007, 12:18 PM   #13
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What made you decide to do it?
unless your a grandma and hate vibrations i couldnt see not doing it...
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I actually already have it done, I was just wondering what appeals to you.
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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.
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I did it for the increase oil capacity but thats basically it.
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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
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