How to Assemble a Chevy Engine Part 1
This video will show you how to assemble a Chevy engine (or any engine) starting from the basic block. It goes through installing the crankshaft, checking for the right clearences using plastic gage, installing the rings on the pistons, installling the piston in the block, checking the rod bearing clearence, torquing all the bolts to the collect specifications, installing the rear main seal, and demonstrating how the motor works from the bottom view and top view.
How to disassemble a smalll block Chevy V8 Part 1
This will show the procedure to disassemble a small block V8. This can also be applied to other manufacturers like Ford and Chysler, they are about the same.
1957 283 FI Black Widow Engine Running on Dyno -- Engines Limited
All of our rebuild clients are given the option of having FI or carb units calibrated and the engine broken in using our dynamometer. This engine had both of these services performed. Our client was able to drop his complete engine in without any concerns associated with a standard engine break-in period. Thank you for taking a look! If you'd like more information please visit our website engineslimited dot com or call us at nine two zero - six eight five - zero two eight eight. Thank You! Engines Limited
283ci Chevrolet small block rebuild
this 283 had a complete overhaul. i replaced the camshaft with a summit cam .204in .214 ex duration .420 in .442ex lift The Edelbrock intake i bought off of eBay. all new valve train, the carburetor is so nice ran terrific. i like the trick summit dual feed fuel line with the gauge . you can tell when the fuel filter is getting bad with this thing on there. the heads are original 1965 power pack's this was a matching #'s engine the pistons are .040 over speed pro forged flattops,with stock rods, stock crankshaft. installed the the points style distributor is a pertronix ignitor, with a flame thrower 35,000 volt coil. Behind the double roller timing chain is a thrust bearing to help the cam rev smoother. all new bearings throughout. clevette 77 oil pump i sold it a year later for 1,500. the guy i sold it to says it still does not leak a drop of oil even after 4-5 years.