FollowupID: 654335 Submitted:
Monday, Oct 12, 2009 at 22:09
Richard Kovac posted:
"Generally finished liners are a hand push in fit with an O-Ring or similar seal to the water jacket. Semi finished liners are generally a press fit hence the need for further finishing once in the block."
My understanding is only dry liners can be machine honed after placement. other wise they will / can turn while honing and damage the o-rings.
I have fitted plenty of finished dry liners in my day, 4.236 Perkin's in JCB's all good as long as you prep. the parent bore
first, we would curio freeze them just drop them in and make sure they don't bounce.
please don't take this the wrong way, I'm no expert... :-)