Monthly Archive: August 2014

P650OBA engine swap 2014

Swapped

Well the engine has been swapped in the MOVE, its taken all day yesterday and my body is wrecked. Its not all over yet, as all the harnesses and water pipes need putting back...

Move 850cc Triple engine rebuild

Tired long week

Its been a very long week so far, and I have struggled to get parts for things and find time after work to get other things done. But I am happy to report the...

160J in the air

Phew

Thank god for that, as of 18:30 the Datsun is officially OKAY, it restarted and this time didn’t seize its valves solid after a few minutes. That means the varnish issue has been sorted,...

160J in the air

It runs

Well the Datsun 160J is now running ands seems to be fine bar a tune up…. Its now been left to cool down, to see if it Varnishes up again. It needs to cool...

P650OBA engine rebuild

Move engine rebuild

Today in the post arrived 85% of the gaskets and seals needed to re assemble the engine for the Move. I got straight to it after work. First up, change the rear crank oil...

P650OBA strip down

Stripper

Its been a terrible day here, water all over the place, mainly coming down from the sky. But the sun did come out of the clouds around 2pm, so I used the time to...

Daihatsu

Moving on up

Right well I ordered all the parts to replace the old oil seals on the Move engine, alas it does involve removing the engine, which in all respects was the last possible thing I...