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balance shaft rattle

Discussion in 'VT - VX Holden Commodore (1997 - 2002)' started by mynameisearl, Sep 19, 2010.

  1. mynameisearl

    mynameisearl New Member

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    ok sorry guys back with another question... when i got a reco'd engine put in my VT the other week it 's now got a very annoying rattle, the mech that put the engine in said its just the balance shaft and nothing to worry about? but it annoys the absolute **** out of me and i reckon it got louder!! how hard is it to fix and what sort of $$$
     
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    acarmody Donati..Whoa Green

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    Just remove the drive gear for the shaft and end of problem. Car will have a bit of a vibration at about 1500rpm but otherwise its all good.
     
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    If its a reco engine and its noisy then take it back.

    If its a 2nd hand motor then i guess its time to try another one
     

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