Jabiru 3300 - Reassembly - Re-fitting The Oil Cooler Adapter.

Introduction ...

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 oil cooler adapter.



ALT text here

Image 1

Remove the o-ring ...

View Larger Image ...

ALT text here

Image 2

Clean the oil cooler adapter and o-ring channel ...

View Larger Image ...


ALT text here

Image 4

A view of the reverse side of the oil cooler adapter that faces onto the oil filter seal ...

View Larger Image ...

ALT text here

Image 5

Place a small amount of GP grease in the o-ring channel. This will help to keep the o-ring captive when we offer it up to the crankcase. A few drops of engine oil would work just as well ...

View Larger Image ...

ALT text here

Image 6

Place the new o-ring in the channel ...

View Larger Image ...

ALT text here

Image 7

Offer up the oil cooler adapter to the crankcase (o-ring side facing inwards) and then fit a primed oil filter ...

View Larger Image ...

ALT text here

Image 8

Note that there is smear of oil around the oil filter o-ring to make it easier to screw on ...

View Larger Image ...