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S2 Ep. 7: Rebuilding the Cylinder Head, New Valves and Springs

Reassembly of the Yamaha SVHO continues.

Reassembly of the Yamaha SVHO jet ski continues. This week, Joe Keene is rebuilding the cylinder head, making sure we have a flat head surface, and then installing new valves and valve springs and showing you how to properly lap the new valves to get a good seal.

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In this episode of Project X, Joe Keene and Eric Garbe get to work reassembling the entire rotating assembly for the jet ski engine, which encompasses the crankshaft, connecting rods and pistons. This work requires attention to detail, a little math ... and some teamwork doesn’t hurt. A big thanks to SBT for the replacement parts!

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