Mitsubishi Eclipse 2G Project

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Installing MLS Gasket and Head

That was easier than I expected. Everything takes way longer than it is supposed to but this time…

This is what I’ve used. The Gasket kit is for a .20″ over bore. The link below is for the kit without extra bore. It is for a stock engine bore
https://amzn.to/2BMAV4m – Magnet picket
https://amzn.to/2VcOeUG – Isopropyl Alcohol, 99%
https://amzn.to/2BIzcgL – Break and Parts Cleaner
https://amzn.to/2LEjdoe – ARP Studs 1414202 (Top End)
https://amzn.to/2LDUmkC – Cometic StreetPro Top End Gasket Set ( No extra bore)
https://amzn.to/2RmstCT – Click Torque Wrench

Installing Oil Pan With Cometic Gasket

I painted the oil pan that came with the engine a while ago. It is nice to finally being able to install that into the block.

This is what I used:
https://amzn.to/2LBrauC – Ultra Grey Gasket Maker
https://amzn.to/2VcOeUG – Isopropyl Alcohol, 99%
https://amzn.to/2BIzcgL – Break and Parts Cleaner
https://amzn.to/2QVThdC – ARP Studs 141-5801
https://amzn.to/2LDUmkC – Cometic StreetPro Top End Gasket Set ( No extra bore)
https://amzn.to/2RmstCT – Click Torque Wrench

Installing Valves in Cylinder Head

Got the Valves, Springs and retainers assembled into my cylinder Head. I tried to make it a shorter video but I wanted to give as much detail as I could in a way that it would not be boring.

This is what I used:
https://amzn.to/2RjvpA7 – Valve Spring Compressor
https://amzn.to/2RlwgAr – SAE 30 Oil
https://amzn.to/2LDUmkC – Cometic StreetPro Top End Gasket Set ( No extra bore)
https://amzn.to/2RjhgCX – Assembly Lube

Installing Water Pump

After filling my whole house with smoke from the fireplace last night I decided to do some work on my engine. Installed the water pump.

This is what I used:
https://amzn.to/2LAyZR4 – GMB Water Pump
https://amzn.to/2RmstCT – Click Torque Wrench
https://amzn.to/2rXO2LB – Water pipe gasket

Installing Oil Pump on a 420a

Before assembling the oil pump remember to clean the oil pump even if it is new and also the engine block.

Below is the list of the material I used to get it done including the oil pump. Hardest part was to find the correct gasket maker.

https://amzn.to/2VeApFp – Melling M190 Chrysler oil pump (yes that’s correct)
https://amzn.to/2LBrauC – Ultra Grey Gasket Maker
https://amzn.to/2VcOeUG – Isopropyl Alcohol, 99%
https://amzn.to/2BIzcgL – Break and Parts Cleaner
https://amzn.to/2QTPbTC – The Tap & Die Set (in case you need one)
https://amzn.to/2RlwgAr – SAE 30 Oil
https://amzn.to/2RmstCT – Click Torque Wrench
https://amzn.to/2GLdeze – Socket Set

Used socket 13mm to the screws
17 ft lb on the pump screws
21 ft lb on the pick up filter screw