Shop BALANCE SHAFT DELETE KIT
BALANCE SHAFT DELETE KIT 924S / 944 ALL / 968This Lindsey Racing Balance Shaft Delete Kit allows you to remove the internal balance shafts on your engine. They plug or block off the oil flow to the bearings where the shafts were, while still providing oil to the turbocharger on the 944 Turbo engine. The also fill the void or hole left on the front of the engine where the shafts protruded out the engine for the gears and belt to drive them.
The balance shafts spin at twice the engine RPM and with the front toothed gear weigh about 4.8 pounds each!
The above kit is our thru '86 kit identified by the blue shaft plugs.
The above kit is our from '87 kit identified by the red shaft plugs.
Our kits retains the engine block balance shaft covers to maintain engine block strength and integrity, and stock appearance, yet allowing removal of the balance shafts.
The front plugs can be used with or without the front shaft bushings in place. All parts anodized for corrosion protection. High temperature silicone O-Rings used.
Our latest kits have a square port machined on the front plugs to allow you to use a 3/8" drive ratchet to hold the part from turning while you install the washer and fastener on the back side.
'86 (LRA-BSD-86) Kit Fits:
'87 (LRA-BSD-87) Kit Fits: