I found a ‘new’ rocker cover (second hand but solid)! It’s dirty as hell!! But after a good clean:
The past days I noticed an oil leakage just above the exhaust manifold, that leakage caused some smoke coming from the manifold. At first I thought the gasket around the rocker cover was the culprit, then I suspected the small gasket rings around the rocker cover bolts but none of there would some the oil […]
A friend of mine got a spare oil filter house (m50TUb25) and I compared it to the m52b28 one. It shares the same basic design but as you can see, the bracket for the steering pump is significantly different. It’s narrower, doesn’t have the same hole for the lower bolt and more importantly, it has […]
I noticed another oil leak… The small drum leaks on the gasket and this gasket can’t be replaced.
Today I got all the oil I need for the swap: Castrol Edge 5W30 C3, engine oil ATF DEXRON II-D, power steering oil Castrol Syntrax Limited Slip 75W140, differential (LSD) oil