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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Sep 27th, 99, 01:45 PM Thread Starter
 
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This Camaro has a V6 that blew, I tried to replace it with a used engine, now it rattles
as if it would fall apart. Some mechanics I've taken it to say it's probably a bent flywheel (aka. flexplate) Any ideas?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Sep 27th, 99, 03:36 PM
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Quite a few of the later engines require a weighted flywheel to balance the engine. Called external balance flywheel. Check with local parts place to determine if the engine year and model you installed requires this. tom
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