2005-2006 Engine Swap

zoran zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Mon Jun 23 21:31:32 PDT 2008

I have not seen one yet to saw in to cases.
07 got better rods.they did screw up heads with that dual plug :)

Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Randy Grein" <randygrein at comcast.net>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Monday, June 23, 2008 9:27 PM
Subject: Re: 2005-2006 Engine Swap

> Engine mods? Depends on what you're doing. Street stuff? Probably not.  
> Racing? Probably. I had a long talk with Dan Zlock (Zlock Racing)  
> about this recently. There's a missing thrust bearing for the crank;  
> without it the crank tends to saw into the cases. Weird. 2nd gen rods  
> are weak and tend to break racing, a few other things.
> Randy Grein, WMRRA #41
> On Jun 23, 2008, at 1:24 PM, cb at venividivroom.com wrote:
>> I have a 2005 bike and engine, is the 2006 engine an exact bolt in
>> swap?
>> Also are there any internal mods to the 06 to aid reliability?
>> Thanks
>> Charlie

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