Friday, April 23, 2010

Honda V6 Engine

There are basically 3 type of range for the Honda V6 engine, the latest V6 engine which is install on the new 3,000cc anf 3,500cc Accord and Odyssey which is J30A and J35A type of engine, the other is seldom can be seen in Malaysia which they call Honda Passport which using Isuzu type of 6VD1 engine.
And here come another type of engine which is the favorite for the car racer, the Honda Legend series of engine, which can be seen in Acura model also, which the type of engine is C25A, C27A, C30A, C32A and C35A which the numeric number is represent the cc vloume of each engine.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Toyota 5A-FE Import Model

Toyota 5A-FE engine is not a local type of Toyota AE101 model, this is basically the import type of engine.

The model basically can be seen in Sabah and Sarawak state in East Malaysia, in the West Malaysia is rarely can be seen this type of model.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Gas filled fire-ring

Normally fire-ring is a very high technologies whereby a very thin metal ring is weld onto a metal cylinder head gasket bore area, which strenghten the area to prevent the gas leaking between piston.

It is learned that there are another type of way to strengthen the area by adding the "Gas filled o-ring" on the cylinder head gasket. the procedure is simple, after position the cylinder head gasket on the gasket block without applying any sealant on the gasket and dowels-pin and head stud, than position the "Gas filled O-ring" on each piston area as you can see on the picture.

Photo Taken During Taipei AMPA 2010

Friday, April 9, 2010


Mitsubishi 4G63 engine have various type of application, from the VR4 range, Galant, Pajero until the well known Evolution I to Evolution X (If I'm not mistaken), and the range of Airtrek, it really take time for study all the difrrences in each type of engine.
Basically, the cylinder head gasket have little changes with 3 to 5 diffrence type, from the earlier graphite material type to the currently metal type of gasket, but the valve cover gasket will have the wide range from SOHC to DOHC, it may comprise at least 7 types of it, similar to intake manifold, the various design may have more diffrent type than the valve cover gasket.

Friday, April 2, 2010

Toyota Landcruiser Cygnus

Toyota Landcruiser Cygnus is one of the latest Landcruiser model can be found in Malaysia, although it using the V8 4.7 liter engine, it seems that Japanese Domestic Market (JDM) no more using this consider outdatind technologies for them.
JDM Landcruiser has received a new 318hp 4.6liter dual VVT-i gasoline engine, but for Europe market, they also have the Landcruiser V8 diesel tupe of engine.