VERSIONS 2, 3 AND 4    page 8

New cam chains and tensioners in place, freshly plated bolts and studs installed, cylinders honed and new standard size rings installed, and she's nearly done.

A new coat of "Aluminum" (that's Aluminium to the rest of us :-) silver was applied, and all the shiny bits were polished again.

left hand side

left-side. Changed the colour of the painted HONDA embossing to blue to better match the paint scheme.

right side

right-side. Alternator cover got the blue paint treatment too.



Part of the reason for the motor rebuild was to investigate a low oil pressure indication by the original oil light. Decided to install a gauge directly into the oil gallery to remove any doubt.