1993 Dodge Daytona Blows a connecting rod while at wide open throttle!!
**OK ALL YOU MORONS THAT THINK I BLEW UP A PERFECTLY GOOD CAR: THE UNIBODY WAS ROTTED OUT BEYOND THE POINT OF PASSING INSPECTION. THIS CAR SAT FOR 2 YEARS BEFORE THIS. BEFORE BLOWING THE ENGINE THE CAR WAS THRASHED ON A BACK ROAD AND THE SPIDER GEARS WERE BLOWN OUT OF THE TRANS SO IT DIDN'T MOVE. IT WAS HEADING TO THE JUNKYARD THE NEXT DAY, AND IT PAYS THE SAME RUNNING OR NOT SINCE ITS SUCH A COMMON/WORTHLESS ENGINE SO WE DECIDED TO HAVE SOME FUN!
The Death of a V8 RX7
My 302 powered FB RX7 decided after months of abuse to throw two rods on my
way home from work. It put a hole in the oil pan and two holes in the
block but still I drove it home. I decided since nothing was savable to
take it out back and finish it off.
Motor Blow Up
What a bunch of rednecks do on a saturday afternoon. lol
VW Jetta 'Getta' HY35 Engine Blows and Fire Starts!
My friends 2002 Jetta (2.0 auto) that was swapped with a 1.8t/manual swap,
custom intake manifold and custom turbo
kit with a Holset hy35, ls2 coils, unitronic ECU, digital climate control
swap, audi tt front spindles, clutch masters fh400 clutch setup and audi tt
awd 6speed tranny (will be converted to awd this year).
The stock rods we know were the weak point but it didn't bother us because
we have a fully built motor to go into it. During the video we were having
issues with controlling the Boost
and hitting 2.29-3.3 bars of Boost... and well you'll see the result. The
reason for the fire was a nylon tube that melted and covered the turbo area in oil, which burnt the shifter cables
and some wires. No big loss, 150 dollars in parts and a crazy drive. Will
be back soon with over 550whp ;)
The car was fine we were 1/8 of a mile from the house before it caught
fire. Towed it home and found that the number 2 rod went threw the block
RIP stock 1.8t
Build thread can be seen here
We want to thank the two families who used their car for us to drive to our
house and grab all the water and helped extinguish the fire. We thank you
SO much. Please if you ever see this video contact us we would like to
repay you in some way. To us you guys are heroes.
Ever thrown a rod? how about a block?
HUGE engine explosion at a tractor pull event. the block is literally
blown out of the engine bay and lands onto the ground next to the tractor.
as far as catastrophic faliure goes, this is as bad as it gets.
Jeep throws a rod
This was a 4.0L Jeep Wrangler that was towed to me that had thrown a rod.
The back of the Jeep was covered in oil. It was splattering oil out of a
hole in the oil pan. You can even see part of the connecting rod sticking
out of the oil pan. I wanted to rev it up and scatter it, but the vehicle
didn't belong to me and the owner didn't like the idea! Thanks for
watching. Please subscribe.
Mercedes Benz Diesel EXTREME -20F Cold Start Winter W115
((Look at my new cold start video, all the bugs are fixed))
I only paid 300 dollars for it, the guy thought it had a blown engine, but
it turned out the timing on the injector pump was way off. I ended up
taking the injector pump off and putting it on the right teeth, and doing
the drip test, and etc.
Boss 429 dyno blow up!
Boss 557 on Dyno when
everything goes wrong. Had to rush for Dyno time and did not have
billet flywheel. We used stock 429 flywheel. Made 6 runs, this was the
7th. 850 hp before the blow.
Runaway Diesel Defender 200 TDI
Joes landrover defender 200 TDI started for the first time after a years
rebuild and this is what happens when the engine runs off its own oil