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NEED THE BIG END BEARING TENSIONS FOR A MAZDA 3 2.3L 2007

The motor has spun the bearing on no:1 cyl, the car has only done 60,000kms still under warranty but Mazda Australia refuses to come to the party. So we have purchased all the parts to repair the car ourselve being a mechanical workshop with 20 yrs experience, but we cannot get the correct tension specifications for this car even Mazda doesn't have a listing on the 2.3 lt. So any help would be greatly appreciated. My son wants to get the car back on the road so that he can take it to Mazda and get the bodywork that they damaged repaired asap......My son paid extra to get 5 years warranty and they say because they didn't service the car there is no service history so no warranty, henceforth
my son is totally disillusioned about the whole thing. They also can't tell him what has caused the problem, their first thought was no servicing but I proved them wrong on that. Any ideas if this is a common occurance.......
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Ella

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You need to contact Mazda headquarters the dealership is trying to screw you out of your coverage.

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