Jabiru 3300 - Reassembly - Re-fitting The Sump

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This page contains photos of a Jabiru 3300A Solid Lifter engine under going a bulk strip and rebuild. This page documents the process of re-fitting the sump.



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Here is our oil sump back from parts cleaning. All the sludge that was sat in the bottom of the sump has been removed, the mating surface cleared of all previous applications of flange sealant and thoroughly degreased ...

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Next we apply an evenly distributed thin coat of Loctite 518 ...

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Finally, having thoroughly cleaned and degreased the corresponding mating surface on the crankcase, re-fit the sum and torque accordingly ...

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