SR20DET oil tube (bolted on top of the cams)

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SR20DET oil tube (bolted on top of the cams)

Postby HollywoodJackson » Mon Aug 29, 2022 4:04 pm

Greetings fam,

I'm rebuilding an SR20DET that I purchased while it was unassembled. I have a quick question about the oil tubes that bolt on with the cam shaft bearings. I've watched a few videos of the process on YouTube. I noticed that in the videos, each oil tube also had a metal piece that bolted on with it. Sort of like a small shield. I don't have those pieces. I only have the oil tubes. I've seen some images online, that also show the oil tubes installed without the metal pieces. Do I need those metal pieces, or can I just install the oil tubes without?

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Re: SR20DET oil tube (bolted on top of the cams)

Postby AZhitman » Tue Aug 30, 2022 6:20 pm

HJ - I looked at a ton of pics (including from my own builds) and didn't see the "shield" part you're mentioning. If you find a pic, post it up.

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Re: SR20DET oil tube (bolted on top of the cams)

Postby HollywoodJackson » Wed Aug 31, 2022 3:35 am

AZhitman wrote:
Tue Aug 30, 2022 6:20 pm
HJ - I looked at a ton of pics (including from my own builds) and didn't see the "shield" part you're mentioning. If you find a pic, post it up.
It was in a YouTube video. I could have seen something else. I couldn't find it again. I see several more videos, and what ever I thought I saw I can't find it now!

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