Magnetic test for cracks on Chevy Heads at Cylinder Head & Block Service Part 3 of 350 rebuild
A magnetic test for cracks on Chevy Heads with an explanation of the 305 head. Filmed at Cylinder Head & Block Service in Brookville Ohio. Part 3 of 350 rebuild
Cylinder Head 105 - Valve Job Basics
Valves not sealing? Valves not bent? This is how you fix that problem. In this video I outline the basic valve job procedure. Cleaning the valves, cleaning the seats, cleaning the combustion chamber and lapping the valves in to make a better seal. Here I cover the process start-to-finish. It's the same exact process for pretty much all non-rotary combustion engines. It takes patience and perseverance to do this job, but anyone can do it. Reference your service manual for measurements and service limits. Everything else that's not in your service manual is in this video. I apologize for not having broken busted crap to work with in this video. It's more beneficial to all of you when bad fortune falls on me because it gets well documented, and many people watching these videos are looking for answers. If you have bent valves, you will discover it quickly once you chuck one up in the drill. You'll see the face of the valve wobble around while it spins. You'll see evidence of this damage on the valve seat. If it's bad, you may see damage on the valve guides in the form of cracks or missing pieces where the valve guides protrude through the head ports. Give all that stuff a good visual inspection. ...and if you doubt yourself, never hesitate to get a second opinion or consult a machine shop. They will have access to expensive tools that you wont find in your average gearhead's garage.
How-To Rebuild the Top End of a Chevy 350 V8 Small Block Engine
Chris Duke from Motorz TV http://www.motorz.tv shows you how to rebuild the top end of a Chevy 350 V8 small block engine, featuring products from Dart Machinery and Crower Cams. Show notes: http://www.motorz.tv/top-end-rebuild/ Website: http://www.motorz.tv/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/motorztv Twitter: http://twitter.com/motorz/ Watch the complete Chevy 350 engine rebuild series: 1. Tear Down: http://youtu.be/LZO1fWVxN4c 2. Machine Shop: http://youtu.be/e3r3wRBoXkk 3. Bottom End: http://youtu.be/gfrYWKi78zc 4. Top End: http://youtu.be/g46s-Vr4Br0 5. Finale: http://youtu.be/mvJNMN-oP68
How to Disassemble and Assemble a Cylinder Head
The video will show how to disassemble a cylinder head, how to clean it using a wire brush, how to lap in the valves to the seat on the head, and how to reassemble the entire head.