Job # 2244 - Jaguar E Type 4.2 (BP)
Stage One engine rebuild (plus carbs and transmission)



Update report - May 12, 2018

I am pleased to report that we have now completed your Stage One cylinder head rebuild and we are also well advanced with the short block machine work. The final two photographs in the sequence below show your SU carbs which have been fully rebuilt.



Installing CJ custom seats
Machining the tappet guides for RBR oversized
tappets










A view along the ported intake runner
Magnaflux checking the block










Machining the 5 angled valve job











CC'ing the combustion chamber
Rebuilt head now fully assembled











Machining out old cylinder liners










Typically blocked water jackets behind the liners
Machining cylinders for new top hat sleeves










3 new liners installed, machining for the second 3
Honing connecting rod bushings










Align hone in progress
The 007 gun barrel shot










SU carbs completely rebuilt




I am pleased to report that we now have your Stage One engine rebuild underway.




Engine, transmission and SU carbs safely delivered












Stage One cylinder head rebuild underway











Impact/shrapnel damage in one of the bowls

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