Bottom end is the part of the engine below the head gasket. Usually includes, crankshaft, piston, rings, rods, oil pump, bearings and oil pan.
Engine bearing clearance is very important and can cause early failures if not correct. Engine bearings should operate with the least amount of engine bearing clearance as possible. So, Tighter oil clearances produce less peak […]
For years both transmission and engine rebuilders have struggled at times to determine the cause of crankshaft thrust bearing failure. So, In most instances, all of the facts concerning the situation; are not revealed at […]
Oil consumption is something nobody wants, But how can worn engine bearings make it worse. Engine oil consumption past rings will only get worse when engine bearings begin to wear out. So, Oil consumption with […]
Engine bearings are small and relatively inexpensive components of all internal combustion engines. However, failure of an engine bearing commonly leads to serious reconditioning work of the engine. Most often, including its disassembly, regrinding of […]