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The 4-Cylinder Engine Short Block High-Performance Manual: New Updated & revised Edition

The 4-Cylinder Engine Short Block High-Performance Manual: New Updated & revised Edition

By Des Hammill
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Paperback • 25x20.7cm • 112 pages • 195 colour pictures

ISBN: 978-1-787113-34-3

£ 19.99 Postage + P&P (eBook prices vary, and delivery is free)

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• Applies to all 4-cylinder car engines (except diesel & two-stroke)
• Essential reading for millions of car owners looking for more power
• Expert advice in non-technical English accompanied by clear photos & line illustrations
• Saves money by eliminating techniques that don’t work and by maximising the use of standard components
• Written by a professional competition engine builder
• Part of the very successful SpeedPro series


How to blueprint any 4-cylinder, 4-stroke engine's short block for maximum performance and reliability. Covers choosing components, crank and rod bearings, pistons, camshafts and much more.


A complete practical guide on how to blueprint (optimise all aspects of specification) any 4-cylinder, four-stroke engine's short block to obtain maximum performance and reliability without wasting money on over-specced parts.
Includes choosing components, crankshaft & conrod bearings, cylinder block, connecting rods, pistons, piston to valve clearances, camshaft, engine balancing, timing gear, lubrication system, professional check-build procedures and much more.


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