Head bolt problem

zoran zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Fri Aug 1 12:33:49 PDT 2008


it is stronger than tread in aluminum :)


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 12:32 PM
Subject: Re: Head bolt problem


> 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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