I am having my rocker cover dipped and I have ordered new rubber gaskets and some flange sealant ready to put it all back together but does someone know what torque setting the torque wrench should be?
I have read some advice that you should just use a normal socket set and go finger...
My friend is powder coating my rocker cover and a few other bits for me this week but isn't sure whether you need to remove the small plastic bit thats riveted on the underside. He's concerned that it might melt when they bake it in the oven, but i would have thought it gets pretty hot anyway...
hey guys so i found a car that i think looks nice and all, owner seems like a good kid too
had a mechanic do a pre-purchase inspection and the report came back with some problems
1. Near side front ties rod end
2. crank seal leak
3. rocker cover gasket leaking
4. rear shocks leaking
going to get my rocker cover powdercoated and wondered if I need to remove the riveted baffles from the underneath of the cover?
one of the, has a plastic oil outlet which I believe will get melted to all **** when in the oven.
advice please lads! I know some of you have had your...
Ok so I've been looking for a standard s15 rocker cover and cannot find one anywhere. Mine has been smoothed and wondered if anyone out there was planning on smoothing there's out and would be interested in a straight swap?
It could do with a fresh lick of paint but has been smoothed really...
Right so got my rocker cover back today, looks amazing! Candy red pearl..
Its a nice upgrade from my original corroded one!
Still have to get the letters painted but couldnt wait to have it fitted!
So here it is with a few little bits of engine bay dress up I got over the last few weeks...
As above, just been removed from my S15 with around 68,000kms which is just over 42,000 miles on the clock :)
No knocks or noises, only change is the rocker cover will be changed to a blue one. Both are to suit S15 coils so if you want to fit this to an S14 you'll need to use your rocker...
i may be being a complete spanner here but i have just refitted my rocker after being painted but now the car wont start, it ticks over but now start up.... Am i missing somethin stupidly obvious??