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|The engine starting to come out.|
|The engine finally free of its prison.|
|Shot of engine bay sans engine.|
|First indication of stress to the bottom end of
|Things look remarkably clean. After 10 years most
of the oil has drained off...
|View of oil pan. Hmm, that oil looks a little
|Kibbles 'n Bits of piston...|
|A real 3-d jigsaw puzzle!...
What's left of the piston.
|Clockwise from top:
Oil filter adapter, flywheel mounting bolts,
engine mount, distributor, water pump.
|Underside of the oil pan baffle. Note the hole
above and to the right of the mounting hole.
Definitely not stock...
|Inside view of bulge in oil pan. A chunk of piston
must have got caught between the wall of the pan
and the crankshaft.
|Outside view of bulge in oil pan.|
Stay tuned for further adventures in the series. After some disassembly
it's off to the
machine shop for the engine...
Thanks for tuning in.