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Forum: Overhaul Yesterday, 09:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Getting the shop to drill and tap the 3/4" NPT on...

Getting the shop to drill and tap the 3/4" NPT on the transmission case. The description on the tech tip is 5.6" from the rear face of aft housing - would that be parallel to the oil pan face or...
Forum: Overhaul 02-02-2021, 05:49 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
items are at the border, soon to be here... ...

items are at the border, soon to be here...

Once folks have all their parts and are ready to start re-assembly, roughly how long do people find it takes them. I am not asking about getting the...
Forum: Overhaul 01-28-2021, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 403
Posted By GregH
Love these little tidbits for rebuild time in a...

Love these little tidbits for rebuild time in a few weeks! As soon as the block is back from the shop. I make PDF's and print the pics.. hoping to have a nice little PDF book for this by then :D
Forum: Fuel System 01-13-2021, 09:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By GregH
IF it is a diesel, could the problem be with part...

IF it is a diesel, could the problem be with part of the fuel return?
Forum: General Interest 01-05-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,215
Posted By GregH
Do they simply work on the principle that gas...

Do they simply work on the principle that gas will float on top of the water?
Forum: General Interest 01-05-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 679
Posted By GregH
In my Alberg the instrument panel is tucked under...

In my Alberg the instrument panel is tucked under the Starboard bench. Also being right handed helps such that I always sit on the Port side. That, or I stand with the tiller between the legs for a...
Forum: Overhaul 01-04-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Has anyone heard of a shop wanting to replace the...

Has anyone heard of a shop wanting to replace the valve lifters/tappets just as a matter of fact?
Is this one of those things that since it's a rebuild best to just replace things?
Forum: Overhaul 01-01-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
I won't be able to find out the taper until the...

I won't be able to find out the taper until the business opens again next week. Will try and get some more info.

They by standard practice prefer to replace all bearings so they are fresh. None of...
Forum: Overhaul 01-01-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Sorry for not understanding. If using +020...

Sorry for not understanding.

If using +020 pistons, does that mean they need +020 sized rings on them? Or are the +020 sized rings meant to be used on std sized pistons?

I do not have the...
Forum: Overhaul 12-31-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Piston & Cylinders

The shop has called and said that the cylinders need boring. Such that I'll need +0.020 pistons for it.

Now I am very much a Noob at this. What is the difference between needing a 020 piston...
Forum: Electrical 12-16-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By GregH
I was looking at possible Balmar replacement for...

I was looking at possible Balmar replacement for the rebuild and they made reference to rotation direction.

It was very helpful and confirming thanks!
Forum: Electrical 12-16-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By GregH
Alternator Rotation Direction

Direct drive A4. Flywheel end I'm designating as "front"...

When standing at the "front" looking at the alternator, which direction do the aux drive and alt pulley spin? Counter-Clockwise?
Forum: Troubleshooting 11-24-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,626
Posted By GregH
Good Grief! $53 CAD on amazon.ca from a seller...

Good Grief! $53 CAD on amazon.ca from a seller vs your $15 USD :eek::(
Forum: Overhaul 11-17-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Alternator Fan Direction

Direct drive A4. Flywheel end I'm designating as "front"...

When standing at the "front" looking at the alternator, which direction do the aux drive and alt pulley spin? Counter-Clockwise?
Forum: Troubleshooting 11-13-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 11,097
Posted By GregH
Very much a Sherlock Holmes moment.

Very much a Sherlock Holmes moment.
Forum: Fuel System 11-11-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 673
Posted By GregH
One aspect that you have not mentioned and is...

One aspect that you have not mentioned and is very important, I think, is do you smell gas? Have you stuck your nose in the bilge for a good sniff?

Even if you cannot see any gas but you can smell...
Forum: Troubleshooting 11-11-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 11,097
Posted By GregH
I wonder if this is why mine had a huge crack and...

I wonder if this is why mine had a huge crack and 1/8" displacement upwards! I couldn't understand how water freezing could do that and the rest of the engine so far is fine. It was on the engine...
Forum: Overhaul 11-06-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Right! :) Forgotten about that one. ...

Right! :)
Forgotten about that one.

https://moyermarine.com/techtip001-2-2-2-2-2/
Forum: Overhaul 11-05-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
ok on Monday I am taking the following into the...

ok on Monday I am taking the following into the shop (pardon my not knowing the correct terms here):

Block
- magnaflux test and from the result of that if good
- honing cylinders
- removing...
Forum: Overhaul 11-04-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Thumbs up +1

Well that did work - using the narrower section and I did have to gently dress up the two spots.

+1
Forum: Overhaul 11-02-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Well I thought I put it on only finger tight.....

Well I thought I put it on only finger tight.. but my assumption is the screwing down the outside section tightened the inside part.

I'll try the carboard on the THIN section tonight.

Note:...
Forum: Overhaul 11-01-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Idler Spindle

The Moyer idler spindle remover worked like a charm. But, ummm, how do I remove the threaded portion from the spindle? I can't back it off with just hand pressure and I don't want to use anything...
Forum: Overhaul 10-25-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Head Studs

The pics are of the head studs. The threads look like they had pliers used on them before I got the boat. Are these good enough that I can run a die over them to clean up the threads and carry on ?...
Forum: Overhaul 10-25-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
When people have had their block hot...

When people have had their block hot tanked/cleaned, have you also have them do the oil pan and transmission case?

If yes, how best to get the shifter cross brace out before hand? Or does one just...
Forum: Overhaul 10-24-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,018
Posted By GregH
Hot Tanking

When they do this at the shop, does that process work to flush out the fine rust sediment that has built up around #4 cylinder and the end block wall?
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