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Engine ready for primer

Primer going on

Checking Camshaft Runout at
Center Main Bearing Journal

Checking Bearing
Clearances with Plastigage

Checking Crankshaft End Float

Checking Cam Timing
@ .050" Lifter Rise

This Engine Had a Bearing Failure.
The Valves were Lapped-in and New
Valve Stem Seals Installed.

Play Had Developed in the Crank
Sprocket Keyway.
(Common in Big Healeys)
We repaired it with Shim Stock

Assembled Lower End.
The Inside Finish is Glyptal.

Setting Distributor Timing
For Start Up.


Austin Healey 4 Cylinder