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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:06 pm 
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Nice to see you are making progress Atchi 8)


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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Tue Nov 29, 2016 8:30 am 
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I know I'm taking too long but I have veryday life with 3 kids!

I will get there in slow but...


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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:55 am 
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Hi,

I have done some research and came to conclusion that I will need to buy oil squirters.
My H-beam con-rods are bought from eBay from Taiwan which didn't come with hole predrilled.

As power increases, cooling effect from this oil will be important.

I obtained 2 different types of oil squirters from Nissan but they will get in the way of my crankshafts as it is bolted down. Then I cam across this Renault Clio item.
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It is 10.1mm diameter and has built in oil pressure valve.

When it is fitted, I will take a photo or 2 then assemble this engine with 76mm Vitara pistons.

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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2017 8:03 am 
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So, my engine block is back and oil squirters fitted.

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It is almost made for it!

So, all I need to do now is to drill oil return and knock sensor mounting holes and tap it.

Then I can start to rebuild engine.

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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 5:57 am 
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Hi,

I have added oil return AN10 fitting.

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It looks good and I hope it will work OK.

I hope to find correct oil pipe fitting from TD04L turbo.

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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:31 am 
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Hi,

I have been away on a few business trips lately but managed to start dry assemble my engine.

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I got a hold of full block brace from a friend. In order to fit this, I needed to knife edge my crank but I guess it will be a good mod.
This engine has a Vitara oil pump for bigger volume of oil flow to cope with oil squirters and turbo oil feed.

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 Post subject: Re: Rover K-series liners into G13B
PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 6:07 pm 
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Wow, that is a massive brace!

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