Broken valve new engine

Fastjeff
Site Admin
Posts: 1173
Joined: Sat Jul 12, 2014 5:06 am
Location: Rock Halll, MD
Contact:

Re: Broken valve new engine

Postby Fastjeff » Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:47 am

Damn! I was afraid of that.

Jeff
"We live at the bottom of an ocean of air, not at the top." General Marvage Slatington

honestcharlie56
Royal Aluminum Star
Posts: 241
Joined: Tue Jul 19, 2016 8:27 pm
Location: Lake Charles, LA

Re: Broken valve new engine

Postby honestcharlie56 » Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:21 am

I even blew up the picture and am not seeing a piston notch. But YES, that notch needs to face rearward for reverse rotation engine. When I rebuilt mine people sworn up and down that they always faced forward, but that offset wrist pin needs to be on the correct side. So sorry this happened, yes its a giant pain in the butt.
1990 Marinette 32 Sedan Flybridge "Hubba" Lake Charles, LA
Twin Chrysler 318's