BMW Connecting Rod Bolt Set - ARP 201-6001

Set of 16 connecting rod bolts made from Custom Age 625 Plus

The S65 engine is a race inspired engine that is capable of tremendous operating speeds. With an 8400 RPM rev limit from the factory it is a very high strung engine. The engine is built "tight" from the factory and has become known to have rod bearing issues in which replacing the bearings is required to prevent complete engine failure.

When replacing the rod bearings it is critical to use new hardware when reinstalling the bearing caps. ARP's connecting rod bolt set is made from Custom Age 625 Plus and is specifically engineered for the S65 V8. The material of these bolts has a high tensile strength and further improves upon a weak are of the S65 V8 engine.

When installing these ARP fasteners you must use ARP Ultra-Torque Fastener Assembly Lubricant to lubricate the threads of the bolt under the head of the bolt. ARP recommends the stretch method when tightening rod bolts

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BMW Connecting Rod Bolt Set - ARP 201-6001

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SKU #:
Engine Connecting Rod Bolt
OE Numbers:
11247834522, 201-6001
$455.99 MSRP: $547.99
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