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Engine mount replacement

The rubber anti-vibration mountings of an engine may crack or come away from the metal plates to ...

How to remove a cylinder head

Removing the cylinder head is straightforward on pushrod engines, but more complicated on overhea...

Checking and replacing starter-motor brushes

Both inertia and pre-engaged starters can have one of two types of commutator. It may be a cylin...

Removing and grinding valves

Good engine performance depends on valve condition. Worn guides or stems and burned or badly seat...

Smoothing out a dent

The best way to treat a dent is to raise the metal almost to its original level, then to...

Replacing core plugs

Core plugs are also known as expansion plugs, welch plugs and sealing discs - a point to remembe...

Replacing a water pump

Water pumps wear out through age, through lack of lubrication on older types — which need greasi...