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Old 02-01-2003, 11:15 AM
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Thomaspin Thomaspin is offline
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I did not change the chain on the 560 engine, just the rails and tensioner, as the 560 was only stretched 5 degrees at conclusion.

In contrast, after changing the 380 rails and tensioner, the chain remained stretched over 8 degrees, so I changed the chain also, for net 0 degree stretch.

I will change the 560 chain at 8 degrees - approx. 160k miles in my case. YMMV.

Last edited by Thomaspin; 02-02-2003 at 12:22 PM.
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