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Old 03-23-2009, 12:09 PM
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Reusing the bearings after them being torqued isn't a problem,
but why are the bearings scratched? was the engine cleaned?
was the assembly area clean? was he just careless?
I think I would have everything cleaned, & then use new bearings, just to be safe.
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