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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 2011 LR4 Apple CarPlay upgrade?.
    Yeah, I'm thinking about it myself as it's really the only way I've found to upgrade the NAV/multimedia system seamlessly. There are a...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 2011 LR4 Apple CarPlay upgrade?.
    Yeah, I've been searching for a long time for something for my truck. (I have a 2010 LR4). The problem exists because our trucks have...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread Please help.
    x2 on the above...my gut reaction is that if the timing chain skipped, more than likely you have some valve/head/piston damage. But...
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    Tapps33 reacted to greiswig's post in the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4? with Like Like.
    Bummer! I was hoping ARP might have something for you. Step one is right where you are: finding out if they're really TTY bolts or not...
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    Tapps33 reacted to gsxr's post in the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4? with Like Like.
    Stretch bolts are not always a single-use item. Some Mercedes engines with stretch bolts have a length specification, and if the old...
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    Tapps33 reacted to gsxr's post in the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4? with Like Like.
    Have you checked both the Land Rover factory manual, and also the Jaguar factory manuals? I only have the LR4 manual, I don't know if...
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    Tapps33 reacted to greiswig's post in the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4? with Like Like.
    Oh, I was just suggesting that you might be able to find out what steel ARP uses for the stretch/strength qualities they want, get some...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4?.
    Yeah, I agree, one would think given the difference in expansion coefficients of the dissimilar metals the bolts should be ok....but I...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4?.
    Hmmm....good idea....now I need to find a jaguar factory manual! Google machine, here I come!!!
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4?.
    Well, the manual has pretty much nothing about the main bolts. All it tells me is that it's a cast iron main cap that is cross bolted...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4?.
    Hmmm.....Lemme dig through the service manual and see if it says anything! Thanks for the input! As for the ARP custom machine, I...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4?.
    Ok guys, here's the newest problem I've run into...and I'm worried it's going to hold everything up. The main bolts in this engine...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread 5.0 supercharged into an LR4?.
    Well, it's official, I found an SDD tool for $1300. While it pains me from the bottom of my wallet to shell out that kinda money, I...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread New engine.
    Just a lesson I learned recently, @djkaosone is absolutely right! Swap out the timing chains tensioners etc... What you don't want to...
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    Tapps33 replied to the thread To upgrade head bolts or not?.
    Actually, yes, that's where I found the Porsche studs....but even he couldn't stomach the $$ ARP wanted for them. That said, I think...
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