Tagged: TR6

TR6 Body

Its been a little while since my last post here, I have been busy with two projects, one a TR6 rebuild helping next door and my little BSA Ariel 3 trike. More on the...

TR6 (yet more)

Boring innit? But I do feel duty bound to document this engine build as the owner likes to know whats going on when he hears me shout from the shed. Tonight I re-checked the...

TR6 Rings

The replacement piston rings appeared today, so the rest of the pistons were assembled and fitted to the block, the Big ends are now all tightened down, so apart from fitting the oil pump...

Parts mistake

So, after raving the other day about how nice it was to have boxes and bags of brand new parts for the TR6, I now find the piston rings are all wrong. It was...

TR6 Crank

Well I have now seated the crank in place and dropped the Main bearing caps in. I re-tested the end float again, this time with the new Copper thrust bearings. Spot on still, so...

TR6 Engine build

I have started the engine build on the TR6, I have not progressed very far, as it is, in that measure everything stage. Never having worked on an engine where everything is available off...

TR6

TR6 engine update

The engine block is now back from the cleaners and some inspection has shown it to be fine to use. The job now is to obtain all the parts required ASAP and start the...

TR6 Engine

TR6 Engine recon

For my sins I have agreed to rebuild next door’s TR6 engine, its been sat around since the mid 1980’s and filled with oil to stop it seizing. That oil was like sludge, stank...