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Old 05-02-2013, 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by gearheadslife View Post
luck of the draw..
if it was built right even if he ran it to 5500 rpm it shouldn't drop a rod..
don't know of many judges that will side with you here
BINGO! I had a blower PLUS nitrous on a 355 and then broke the rear end on the launch and didn't throw a rod. Tach tell-tale read 8500. STOCK rods. No way it should have thrown a rod that quickly unless you left a bolt loose.
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