The RN engines are the best engines to have, they came in the S60Rs and have forged internals, but you cannot easily use the head in an 850, the 850 head bolts onto the bottom end. That engine isn't that hard to get your hands on either, so much so that building an early block doesn't make that much sense, IMO.
I’ve become so disgusted with dealership life I started applying to anything that will expand my expertise. Fixing cars under warranty because people can’t drive has taken its toll on my creative side, gotta get outa this shit-hole industry....
I need some #advice
So heres my problem, in January '18 I bought a brand new '17 #focusst and then like 3-4 months later ford said they're not making or selling cars anymore in the U.S. except for the mustang. I didn't really think too much about it until the other day when I was at the ford dealership ordering some mountune aftermarket parts. I started talking to the parts guy about ford cancelling those five cars and what
I wanted to make this a diy guide, but I unfortunately didn’t take a single photo of the installation process, so I guess I’m going to make it a review instead! So let’s get down to the root of the problem I ran into, the e46 uses an external crankcase ventilation system (CCV), which is really nice when a hose breaks and you need to get in there to replace it, however the CCV on the e46 never
I was looking for a decent replacement floor jack for the aluminum Turin jack I was using that died. I came across this Pro Lift unit on Amazon for something like $40. I figured I couldn't beat that price, the reviews and word of mouth was pretty positive on the jack as well. I've been using it for about a year now, and it has held up perfectly well. It has a fairly low pick
It seems a trend. Standard replacement parts which are so bad that if can wreck you car. Engine parts, electrical stuff or mechanical stuff in general, it seems a trend. So bad that I was scared to order an replacement oil pump for my coming engine build. Hence the reason I bought an oil pump that has been build to a high spec. The pump is a standard pump which has been dismanteled and the bad quality parts taken