07/10/09 -Assembling top end
Took a half day and worked on the top end from 12-11. About
half this was already done from a few days ago...
Intake manifold on:
Coolant pipe on:
Balance tube and IAC valve on (also a ghetto hose clamp in the middle of a hose trying to relieve a kink):
Kink fixed with prebent tube, waterneck on:
Injectors and oil filter in:
Fuel rail on:
Cams in, with custom valve shims...
Timing backing plate:
Timing gears and belt installed. All tensioned:
Rocker covers on:
Everything else. It's not really pink in person, it's more purple. The camera just doesn't represent it very well.