Month: April 2021

How to install Porsche 911 air-cooled Cylinder heads and Camboxes

How to install the Cylinder Heads and Cam Boxes on your Air-Cooled Porsche

With the piston and cylinder job behind you, and your engine turning over nicely, it is time to install your cylinder heads and cam boxes. Your restored cylinder heads should be ready to plop on, but if you have not rebuilt them, check out our eight-part series. As well, now is the time to take …

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Pistons and cylinders on a Porsche air-cooled engine

Pistons and Cylinders. How to Rebuild your Air-Cooled Porsche Engine.

We are up to putting our pistons and cylinders onto the engine. We like to use the ring compression tool to make this job go smoothly. So we add the piston to the connecting rod, then install the cylinder over this assembly. Installing the Pistons and Cylinders If you did not check out our write-up …

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