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Help needed. Main bearing cap retaining bolts for 1.0 Ecoboost


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Hi 

I am in the process of stripping then re building a spare 1.0 Ecoboost engine with aftermarket rods and pistons but the one thing I need is some main bearing cap bolts does anyone know where I could get hold of some?

Having done much reading and googling I did find the torque settings for the main bearing bolts which I would share if anyone needs that information.

 

Thanks in advance Karl

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  • 2 weeks later...

Thought I would post a update on the main cap bolts. Ford dont sell the bolts because they would rather you buy a whole engine as thats better for the planet. My solution was to buy some head bolts from a Ford Transit and cut them down to size as that worked for me. I did try a few other bolts but they didnt have the correct flange on the head of the bolt. 

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/HFqBrnu12K3cCXrS9

https://photos.app.goo.gl/XKKTXpbUmLRphxcY8

Part number for the bolts 300590350 Elring Cylinder Head Bolt Set

 

The clearence on the mains is 0.050mm taken from a low miles engine that I am changing the rods and pistons out for upgraded items.

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