Subaru WRX EJ205 Engine Rebuild Part 2
Anthony @ DIYautotech taking you on a Multi-Video Series of how to rebuild a factory subaru impreza wrx from top to bottom. This video features accessory removal & tricks and tips on custom ways to remove certain parts WITHOUT the use of EXPENSIVE factory subaru tools.
Subaru STI Short Block Assembly 2.5 DOHC
Subaru-Mike shows you how to assemble a Subaru 2.5L dual-overhead cam STI short block. From prepping the block, installing the crank, connecting rods, piston rings and pistons - all shown bolt-to-bolt along with proper torque specifications. Mike is available to schedule repairs throughout the state of Arizona, and for the right price, California and other neighboring states. (Its not uncommon for him to pick up and deliver a vehicle for a small surcharge). To make arrangements, you can reach him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Carey's free podcast - Tech-Vets: http://www.Tech-Vets.com Please join my Facebook fan page: https://www.facebook.com/careyholzmanfanpage See more of Carey's video's here: http://www.CareyHolzman.com For collaborations and business inquiries, please contact via Channel Pages: http://ChannelPages.com/CareyHolzman
Subaru Cylinder Head Installation
Subaru Master Mechanic, Mike Bauer, demonstrates, step-by-step, how to properly install the cylinder heads on a Subaru 2.5L flat (boxer) engine from a 1999 Subaru Forester with automatic transmission and more than 170,000 miles on it! Recording time: 3 Hours Editing time: 6 hours Rendering time: 1 hour Total final video time: 57 min, 13 sec. File size: 5.6GB (1080p, 30fps, Dolby stereo audio) Upload time: 14 hours YouTube processing: 2 hours Upcoming videos from Mike will include cylinder head removal, complete engine removal and complete engine re-installation covering every detail each step of the way. Please click LIKE, FAVORITE and SUBSCRIBE if you want to see more videos from Mike and Carey! Be sure to click the FULL SCREEN button and choose the little gear in the bottom corner to select the full 1080p resolution of this video to view the amazing video quality this was shot and rendered in (if you have enough bandwidth to support it!). Please join my Facebook fan page: https://www.facebook.com/careyholzmanfanpage See more of Carey's video's here: http://www.CareyHolzman.com For collaborations and business inquiries, please contact via Channel Pages: http://ChannelPages.com/CareyHolzman
Cylinder Head 205 - Degree DOHC Camshafts
This video is all about establishing your valve timing baseline, and adjusting your camshafts to the manufacturer's spec. It's only ONE of several steps that should be performed when you're assembling your engine on an engine stand. Establishing these conditions with accuracy while your engine installed in the car is a near-impossibility, and the reason why... is demonstrated in this video. There are several challenges to overcome when performing these procedures on a 4gxx series Mitsubishi engine, and they're all defeated here. The cylinder head used in this video is a J1 spec '92 Hyundai Elantra small-combustion chamber head which has had several valve jobs and has been resurfaced multiple times by budget engine remanufacturers who didn't care about quality control, as well as performance shops who do. It has had no less than .040" removed from the head gasket surface, the valves are recessed because of all the valve jobs performed, and at some point when it was cut, it wasn't level. Removing material from the deck surface will change the installed camshaft centerline, and that will change your engine's valve timing events even if all other parts remain the same. I would claim this is a multi-part video except that I've got the videos broken up by topic already, and this one is all about setting your cams to the manufacturer's specification. It is not the end of testing that will be performed with these tools. The basics concerning the process and tool fabrication are covered here. Further discussion on this topic concerning the effects of advancing or retarding camshafts from spec, and for checking your valve clearance will be in the videos that follow. I had to end this video after the manufacturer's spec was achieved to make it easier to digest, and because it would have created a video greater than one hour in length despite the break-neck speeds that things happen here on Jafromobile. Where your cams are set determine how the swept volume of the combustion chamber gets used. The information on the manufacturer's spec sheet is their recommendation for baseline settings that will help you get the most out of those camshafts. Whether or not your engine can operate with those specifications without additional hardware or without causing a catastrophic failure will be expanded upon in Cylinder Head 206. The next video should be used as a companion to this video because establishing the manufacturer's baseline is not the end of the assembly or testing process. It's only half the battle. Should you be lucky enough to find your combination of parts allow your camshafts to fit and requires no additional adjustment after assembly, the steps in this video and in Cylinder Head 206 should still be performed if you are doing the assembly yourself. Failure to inspect these variables may lead to a tuning nightmare once the engine is back in the car, hard starts, or worse... bent valves and damaged wrist pins. Making these tools and performing these steps will give you the peace of mind to know with certainty that your engine is operating safely at its peak performance.