# 2149 (RW) - 3.8 E Type
Full engine rebuild
I am pleased to report that we have now completed this engine rebuild.
This engine was rebuilt about 14 years ago but never installed or run. Unfortunately, the basement in which it had been stored was flooded in recent storms, and much of the rebuild is having to be re-done.
|Engine had been submerged and suffered
extensive internal damage
|Cylinder head being disassembled
|Pistons and rings are not salvageable
||New ARP main bolts installed prior to align hone
|Crankshaft required straightening
||Honing new valve guides for desired stem to
|Honing tappet guides to accept oversized tappets
||Machining out old seats
|New CJ seats installed
||Machining the new 5 angled valve job
|Surfacing gasket flanges on the end mill
||Cylinder head machine work now completed
|Head on the assembly bench
||Cylinder head now good as new once more!
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