Question: Cost Of Getting An Engine Block Line Bore

Is Line Boring An Engine Block Necessary Or Should You Just Replace The Bearings

I recently got a engine block that looks great, 60k on it but I bought a new crankshaft, and upgraded engine parts. MY friend is telling me I don't have to get the block line bored, but to just replace the bearings...is that going to be a problem? new pistons, rings, seals, and crankshaft...used block. Of course I will get the cylinders done but is the main bearing re-bore necessary????thx ...

What Is The Difference Between A Smallblock And Bigblock Engine

The new LS7 engine by GM (in the Corvette Z06) is 427 cubic inches. Why is this a small block when the previous 427 was a big-block engine? What is the difference in the set up of the engines? I know that the cylinder bores are bigger in the new engine and the connecting rods are titanium, but what is the difference between a small-block and a big-block engine? So what I am gathering from other websites is that ...

How Much Would It Cost To Bore Out My Ford ZX2

It's a 2.0L DOHC VCT Engine. I'd like to bore it out to 2.5L, replace the pistons with high compression ones, replace the camshaft, crankshaft, new spark plugs, and a small turbo. How much would that cost, parts and labor? ...

Cost Of Rebuilding A Ford 289 Engine.

How much is a average price for rebuilding a 289 engine from the block up. Im not looking to bore it out at all, but maybe port and polish the heads. Im looking to do mostly bolt on stuff except for a new cam and what not, but Im trying to get 300 to 350 hp. Also I am going to use mostly o.e.m parts unless I can afford upgrades (pistons, rocker arms, intake, etc.) ...

Technical Question For The Volvo Experts.

Can someone please tell me the bore-center of the B230 family of engines, either B230 or B234. the measurement I'm looking for is the distance from the center of a cylinder bore to the center of the next cylinder bore. the easiest way to achieve this is the measure the bore, and then measure the wall thickness between two cylinders. you can even get this by measuring a head gasket if you have one. if you do answer this question, please post all your ...

How Much To Bore My Ford ZX2

It's a 2.0L DOHC VCT Engine. I'd like to bore it out to 2.5L, replace the pistons with high compression ones, replace the camshaft, crankshaft, new spark plugs, and a small turbo. How much would that cost, parts and labor? NOW LISTEN UP! I've posted this question before, and I don't appreciate people telling me that it would cost more than the cars worth. I've put over $7,000 into the car already, from rims to a new paint job, and a complete ...

Please Help MY JEEP 2.5 Engine Block

I have a 2.5 in line Jeep Wrangler 1990 with a blown engine. Im getting the engine rebuilt but my block is no good. I can't find an exact match to my block at any junkyard. So I hear.... other jeeps have the same engine block as mine. I found a 93 Cherokee with what looks to be the same engine. 2.5 except its fuel injected. Mine is a TBI or somthing like that (half carburator). Can I use that block ...

How To Identify A Chevy Small Block…

Ok, I have two engines, one that is just a block, and one is a complete engine. Now, they both have the same casting numbers, 3970010. This is for three different engines, it could be a 302, 4-bolt main, 327, 2 bolt main, or a 350 2 or 4-bolt main. Now, they are both 4-bolt mains so that knocks out the 327, but I still dont know if they are 302 or a 350 or one of each. The suffix code ...

92 Mustang Gt 302 Small Block. I Want A 427 Big Block Whats Needed

I know i can bore out the 302 to a 347 but thats it and i want a big block to make high copression and run all motor n/a or maybe add some nitrous but for when the competition gets tough and i need help. the reason for me to do this is because a crate motor is cheaper, the engine compartment is alot cleaner with out those wires, and they are less maitnence and easier to fix (i guess?). and ...

How Much Would It Cost To Bore A 4 Cylinder Engine

In a scion tc, i am trying to build it up to race. i know the price will vary on where i get it done, but just looking for a general number. is a 2.4l now, i was thinking maybe 2.6l. i dont know much about the technical side of engine building, so please dont leave any negative comments. any advice will be appreciated. i want to bore it, get new pistons, crank, cams, valve springs, maybe valves and rods, i ...