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to do what needs to be done to that engine YOU DONT NEED TO TOUCH THE TIMING AT ALL...FACT

  1. the head needs to come off
  2. new valves and seals
  3. new shells (big ends)
  4. and new rear crankshaft oil seal
  5. new piston rings

 

TOOLS AND STUFF NEEDED

  1. socket set
  2. spanners
  3. screwdriver
  4. torque wrench

PARTS NEEDED

  1. HEAD gasket
  2. piston rings (set)
  3. sump gasket
  4. 10thou shim steel
  5. crankshaft gasket oilseal
  6. new valves and seals
  7. bore honer
  8. big end shell set

CONSUMABLES NEEDED

  1. petrol
  2. high temp silicon sealant
  3. uhu solvent (glue cleaner)

the parts wont ammount to very much and it will be like a new engine..................:good:

 

DO NOT TAKE THE HEAD OFF UNTIL YOU HAVE SPOKEN TO US FIRST...OR YOU MIGHT BREAK THE CAMSHAFT

 

Edited by ditchman

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1 hour ago, ditchman said:

to do what needs to be done to that engine YOU DONT NEED TO TOUCH THE TIMING AT ALL...FACT

  1. the head needs to come off
  2. new valves and seals
  3. new shells (big ends)
  4. and new rear crankshaft oil seal
  5. new piston rings

 

TOOLS AND STUFF NEEDED

  1. socket set
  2. spanners
  3. screwdriver
  4. torque wrench

PARTS NEEDED

  1. HEAD gasket
  2. piston rings (set)
  3. sump gasket
  4. 10thou shim steel
  5. crankshaft gasket oilseal
  6. new valves and seals
  7. bore honer
  8. big end shell set

CONSUMABLES NEEDED

  1. petrol
  2. high temp silicon sealant
  3. uhu solvent (glue cleaner)

the parts wont ammount to very much and it will be like a new engine..................:good:

 

DO NOT TAKE THE HEAD OFF UNTIL YOU HAVE SPOKEN TO US FIRST...OR YOU MIGHT BREAK THE CAMSHAFT

 

Now that is awesome sir. Thank you. What i am tempted to do is... Do tgis to my engine in the lockup. Swap engines then in time do this again to the then spare... 

 

I have also now oven cleaned the engine twice, its still not 100% but.. 

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7 minutes ago, ditchman said:

wwooooow..........thats a bit different ..:good:  10/10

Yeah still not 100% but unless i take it out I think it will be a pig to get to some bits and my jet washer is dead 😂

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So any ideas on how to get the sump plug loose when the car is on the deck and the plug is tight as.... Im feeling weak looking at it!! 🙈 

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Sump plug out and oil drained.. Now to take the bottom off to clean out then clean the pickup and filters, then new seals and back together.. 

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42 minutes ago, la bala said:

Capstan, now you will never be stuck.

Got to fit it first and get the rest back together.. Got sump pan seal and plug washer so thats the next thing to drop off. The clean all filters.. Its slowly getting some tlc

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40 minutes ago, ShootingEgg said:

Got to fit it first and get the rest back together.. Got sump pan seal and plug washer so thats the next thing to drop off. The clean all filters.. Its slowly getting some tlc

One going for 700 quid on the Bay

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3 minutes ago, ShootingEgg said:

A capstan? I didn't pay that... 

They are a bit like overdrives, they make good money.

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23 minutes ago, la bala said:

They are a bit like overdrives, they make good money.

the ones ive seen are making over a grand...................

if it dosnt work.....the brass shear pin has sheared.............that is what it is for....replace it with another brass shearpin...........

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3 minutes ago, ditchman said:

the ones ive seen are making over a grand...................

if it dosnt work.....the brass shear pin has sheared.............that is what it is for....replace it with another brass shearpin...........

Yeah have been able to spin it by hand and chap I got it off has had it open to check and its all prese t and correct abd clean.. Got myself a steal on this one. 

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if you are cleaning your sump and you have a rear crankshaft oil leak....do it at the same time..:good:

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1 hour ago, ditchman said:

if you are cleaning your sump and you have a rear crankshaft oil leak....do it at the same time..:good:

See post above 😊

 

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22 minutes ago, ShootingEgg said:

See post above 😊

 

is oil leaking from between the back of the engine and the clutch bell housing.............

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1 hour ago, ditchman said:

is oil leaking from between the back of the engine and the clutch bell housing.............

To be honest there is so much carp i need to clean it off now I have access to it. But seeing as its accessible, may as well do it... 

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