V8 Land Rover first start in 2 years
Thos 1974 Series III 109 stripped a gear tooth (or several) a couple of
years ago and hasn't been run since. Purely out of interest, I decided to
see if it would still go, with impressive results. The Landy was originally
fitted with the 2.6-litre 6-cylinder IOE engine, but is now running a
3.5-litre Rover V8 with SU carbs from an SD1.
Land Rover 90 V8 rebuild
a few pics of my project landrover 90 rebuild from the chassis up, better
vid when its all finished and on the road, TURN UP the sound at the end for
the v8 rumble !!!, check out my other vids
1966 MGB with a Rover V8 - Episode 5 - Clutch Assembly
In this episode, Ken Smith installs the clutch assembly, flywheel,
hydraulic throw out bearing, pilot shaft bushing and attaches the
transmission to the engine.
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The new Rover V8 in my MGB - Starting for the first time
So, after a year or so I have finaly inserted a new V8 in my MGB. This
video show the very first (and successful) attempt at starting the new
engine. After 7 years on the road, the original engine's block cracked 1
month before I retired and moved to Lyme Regis in July 2007. I've never
performed anything major like this before, so this was a big and anxious
How to build HORSEPOWER - Ford 461ci Windsor V8 by Dandy Engines
Engine specialists Dandy Engines building a small block Windsor 461ci
stroker for Pat Staplton. Follow the engine assembly as the guys aim to
make more than 820hp naturally aspirated on regular pump unleaded 98-RON.
Pat plans on putting this brute of an engine into a Ford Falcon XD/XF Ute.
[ http://dandyengines.com ]
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4.9lt Rover V8 Dyno 351hp The Wedge Shop
This motor was built for a vintage race car. It is a 4.6lt Rover V8 stroked
out to 4.9lt's.
-Custom flat tappet Erson Cam design in house at The Wedge Shop
-Buick 300 heads mildly ported
-5.7 Forged Rods
-JE Forged Pistons
-Big Tubed Headers by The Wedge Shop
-Harcourt Single Plan Intake
1966 MGB with a Rover V8 - Episode 3 - Valve Train Assembly
Ken Smith demonstrates basic engine assembly continuing with the Valve
Train. The lifters, push-rods and rocker arm assemblies on his Rover V8 3.5
Liter engine are installed in this episode. The engine will be installed in
his 1966 MGB V8 conversion project. Enjoy! Cheers!
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1966 MGB with a Rover V8 - Episode 1 - The "Slipped Liner"
Ken Smith of Kenzmyth Productions takes a turn as talent in the short video
of what to look out for in the early Rover V8 engines with possible
"slipped liners", also known as inserts or sleeves. His 1966 MGB V8
conversion project developed this problem necessitating the removal of the
Rover 3.5 liter engine and trashing of the aluminum block. Enjoy!
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