Head bolt problem

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Fri Aug 1 12:32:35 PDT 2008


Ok thanks... so the 02s screw up retainers, good to know. This head was 
a 2000, from my very first bike.

So insert will hold up to head bolt pressure.... ?

E


On Aug 1, 2008, at 12:26 PM, zoran wrote:

> ok.just tried to tell you 02 do that :)
> why not,get insert.
>
>
> Zoran Vujasinovic
> Twin Works Factory
> 775-786-4881
> www.twfracing.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest Montague" 
> <afm199 at earthlink.net>
> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 12:15 PM
> Subject: Re: Head bolt problem
>
>
>> Retainer is not the problem, I can get it out.
>> I also overtorqued a head bolt and fucked up the threads in the 
>> case... wondering if I can get an insert.
>> Ernie
>> On Aug 1, 2008, at 12:01 PM, zoran wrote:
>>> retainer is in head,not cases.
>>>
>>>
>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>> Twin Works Factory
>>> 775-786-4881
>>> www.twfracing.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest 
>>> Montague" <afm199 at earthlink.net>
>>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>>> Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 11:57 AM
>>> Subject: Re: Head bolt problem
>>>
>>>
>>>> I have a set of heads like that.... But these cases are not the 
>>>> same.These are ones you sold me a year or two ago
>>>> Ernie
>>>> On Aug 1, 2008, at 11:46 AM, zoran wrote:
>>>>> it is easy to tell 02 from others.there is no bolt between cam 
>>>>> sprocket.the one from outside of head keeping chain from falling 
>>>>> down when you take cams out.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>>>> Twin Works Factory
>>>>> 775-786-4881
>>>>> www.twfracing.com
>>>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest Montague" 
>>>>> <afm199 at earthlink.net>
>>>>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>>>>> Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 11:37 AM
>>>>> Subject: Re: Head bolt problem
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> I don't think so,  more like 2000, I can check the number
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Aug 1, 2008, at 11:13 AM, zoran wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> is it 02?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>>>>>> Twin Works Factory
>>>>>>> 775-786-4881
>>>>>>> www.twfracing.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest 
>>>>>>> Montague" <afm199 at earthlink.net>
>>>>>>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>>>>>>> Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 10:51 AM
>>>>>>> Subject: Re: Head bolt problem
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> 99-02
>>>>>>>> On Aug 1, 2008, at 10:49 AM, zoran wrote:
>>>>>>>>> 02?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>>>>>>>> Twin Works Factory
>>>>>>>>> 775-786-4881
>>>>>>>>> www.twfracing.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest 
>>>>>>>>> Montague" <afm199 at earthlink.net>
>>>>>>>>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>>>>>>>>> Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 8:35 AM
>>>>>>>>> Subject: Head bolt problem
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Interesting thing also happened. One valve broke the retainer 
>>>>>>>>>> ( collets in place, the retainer just broke around the inner 
>>>>>>>>>> valve spring, so when I pulled the cam the bucket popped up a 
>>>>>>>>>> half inch) There is a perfect circle in the retainer, it is 
>>>>>>>>>> mashed into the bucket, and I could pull out the spring by 
>>>>>>>>>> hand. No head or valve damage.
>>>>>>>>>> Ernie
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>



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