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My SV650 Racebike that went BANG!

Discussion in 'Racing, Motorsports, and Track Days' at netrider.net.au started by cejay, Feb 16, 2008.

  1. Yeah, well, last weekends Round 1 of the Vic Titles ended for me before the start of the event.

    Some piks of my engine.

    Where the starter motor used to be

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    There are bits that go round and round inside there

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    What happens when the starter motor gets punched off into the oil cooler

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    In all their full sized glory!
     
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  2. electrical problems

    the piston knocked the alternator off the outside of the engine

    jeez, mate, that looks expensive; complete new engine? What caused it to blow up so massively???
     
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  3. Oh thats rough!
     
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  4. Er, yup! Expensive alright. Even 2nd hand units are outrageous, but without an engine, it's a doorstop.

    What broke it? It was being raced at the time, might have been one too many over rev's, a mechanical flaw or just damn bad luck.
     
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  5. Holy Crap!!!!!!!


    Owwwwch indeed.


    What's the way forward mate?
     
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  6. 1 up, 5 down.
     
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  7. Even after that you still have a sense of humor :LOL:
     
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  8. one of the trucks in my crew did that 2 years ago, oil everywhere, EPA attended....what a nightmare!
    by the time the motor stop revolving, it had nearly sliced itself in two :shock:

    hope you get back on the track soon cejay :)
     
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  9. Can I have your exhaust, rear shock, fairings and tyres please? :LOL: :LOL:
     
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  10. Don't you mean, "Gosh I'm sorry, Cejay, you can have my engine." :rofl:
     
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  11. No, but I forgot - can I get your gold valve emulators too?

    :rofl:
     
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  12. Condolences.
     
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  13. Sorry to hear Ceejay ...
    OUCH ! that gotta hurt. :(

    :rofl: @ phizog
     
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  14. ^ +300

    Sorry to hear the bad luck :(
     
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  15. make him a Mod !
     
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  16. Damn your engine is clean :shock:

    Any luck with finding a replacement yet?
     
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  17. :shock: Some pretty tough damage!
    So are we going to have a "Help CJ back onto the track" ride, where the proceeds go to his poor bike? :LOL:
     
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  18. i'll buy the tuono, for the same price as the 'blade, that should cover costs :grin:
    :p :p :bolt:
     
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  19. Cheapest option is probably to buy race glass for the Tuono! :grin: :wink:

    Tough luck CJ, need to find those corporate sponsors..............Kachiiiing$$$ :grin:
     
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