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How to Use Plastigage to Measure Clearances

How to Use Plastigage to Measure Clearances – Plasitgauge is a proprietary system for measuring clearances between fitted surfaces of machine parts, such as crankshaft or camshaft bearings. Made from a...

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How to Install a Piston Into an Engine

I will show you how easy it is to install a piston into a cylinder and how to do it properly to prevent premature engine failure. Things You’ll Need: Piston, Engine block, Piston ring compressor,...

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How to Install Piston Rings

Time to install the rings on your pistons, you can install them with your fingers and I’ll show you how this is done. Things You’ll Need: Pistons, Rings Instructions Place oil scraper spring expander...

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How to Replace Valve Seals on your Engine

How to Replace Valve Seals on your Engine Does your engine blow blue smoke when idling, does it smoke blue going down the road? Chances are you have worn out valve guide oil seals in your engine. I...

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How to Dispose of a Car Battery

How to Dispose of a Car Battery – Car batteries contain lead, acid, and plastic, and are dangerous to both you and the environment if disposed of incorrectly. When replacing your car’s battery, the...

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How to Find a Good Mechanic

How to Find a Good Mechanic – Finding a mechanic is like choosing any other small business. Look for quality, value and service. Things You’ll Need: Phone Directories, Telephones, Car Mechanics, Auto...

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