Heads collected today:
Valves and seats recut, heads skimmed, new valve stem seals (we supplied them)
Those two pictures were taken with an old Sony Mavica MVC-FD200, with a 2mp sensor. In one of those strange happenings, the Macro performance of...
I changed mine at 12 years, they weren't bad but had some rust pitting outside.
It's a bit of a grey area, my insurers didn't know either.
Two bores as promised.
When you say metal came out with the bolt, do you mean that the bolt tore the thread and dislodged material as you pulled it out, or that it just...
Sure, will do it tomorrow as the engine is at the factory.
Running in is fairly important on these engines, I had a genuine Rover short engine in 2009 which I ran in carefully and still had the honing...
They are in the casting, not machined or punched. Needed to drain the valley area.
The block is refurbished, not a new one, it retains its old...
The Rangie P38 we bought last year with a cooked engine is going to have a Turner Top Hat short motor, we have done 4500 miles since last July but...
Disco 1 or 2?
Rear propshaft and handbrake drum off, that gives you access to that end of the cable, the other end is on the handbrake lever.
A dealer should be...
P38 and Disco 2 is 130A Bosch, also 150A Bosch on some.
130A is ERR6413
I'll see if I have a number for the 150A
Ifor Williams flatbeds are great for general hauling, but their build makes the centre of gravity too high for comfortable car towing, especially...
ZF 4HP22 by memory, a very good box.
The Vogue has the slightly larger 4HP24.
When we go to Nuenen for the engine show, we are fully loaded, car and engine/living trailer, but there's still a reasonable return on mileage if...
That's no age at all to go, very sad and such a nice guy.
Hope the family are being looked after.
Both of our Discovery V8's are on Zavoli multipoint systems, and the Rangie Vogue will go on the same system after we've sorted the engine out...
Discovery 2 V8's, we have three, plus a Vogue 4.6.
They are not so bad as folks make out, but the diesels are cheaper to run, if a little down on...
As Johnnyb70 alluded to above, the timing gears are identical in number of teeth between Thor and Gems engines, but the gears are easy to...
10W-40 or 15W-40 in diesel oil in our Thor V8's.
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