Job # 2252 - 4.2 Stage One rebuild
The Q Car (CAR #001)
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Update report - January 9, 2019
Another Stage One rebuild completed and ready for the test stand.



Degreeing camshafts











Oil pan now installed












Another Stage One rebuild ready for the test stand!




Plumbing in the oil pump and installing the cylinder head.


































Assembling the short block.




Crankshaft installed
Hanging rods on pistons










Rotating assembly installed
About to install the cylinder head




We have now completed all of the machine work to both head and block. The head has been fully rebuilt and we are just about to assemble the short block.



Align honing the cylinder head
Baseline flow testing of the cylinder head










Pressure testing the head
View down a ported intake runner










Multi angle valvejob completed, new seats blended
to venturis
Final surfacing of the cylinder head










Assembling the head using custom CJ
stainless steel valves











Torque plate cylinder hone in progress











Machine work to block now completed
Setting piston ring gaps




We have now re-sleeved the block, align honed the main housings and rebuilt the connecting rods.



Machining counter bores for the new 'top hat' liners











Grinding main caps prior to align hine
Align hone in porgress










Sizing the connecting rods





This is the first of several Stage One engines we are building for a company that is building a limited number of Aston Martin DB5 007 tribute cars that are being built to run on Jaguar running gear.


















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