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3SGTE Crank Bearing Failure

After the bearing failure on my MR2 Turbo, 3SGTE, I’ve been investigating bearing failures.

There are a couple of very good guides which provide an example of a number of different bearing failure modes.

MAHLE / Clevite bearing failure analysis: http://www.wilmink.nl/Clevite/Clevite_lagerschade_tech_info.pdf

More examples after the break
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