Talbot Engine Documentation

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Tony's Red Rocket

Red Rocket repaint

TR-2/3/4 engine building tips

Aluminum Front Hubs

TR-3/4 to TR-6 Front Suspension Upgrade

VIR 2009

Old Blue

Old Blue's demise

New Blue Construction

New Blue in action

Triumph Parts ("uncle jack's")

Mid-Ohio 2002

Mosport 2003

Grattan 2003

VIR 2004

Radiator page

Aluminum Radiator

2008-2009 rebuild

2007-2008 rebuild

Dual circuit brakes

Rollbar detail

Talbot Engine


Tony's 1st TR-4


Thanksgiving 2007

JBL L-100 Century speakers

2002 Chevy Bose Aux Jack Install

Video page

Test page

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Engine on engine stand

01EngineOnStand.JPG (191072 bytes)

Number 4 cylinder (measures at 87 mm)

02Number4Cyl.JPG (156266 bytes)

Flywheel end of crank

03CrankEnd.JPG (159144 bytes)

Number 4 piston and rod

04Number4Piston1.JPG (135386 bytes)   05Number4Piston2.JPG (129022 bytes)

06Number4Piston3.JPG (95043 bytes)   07Number4Piston4.JPG (80589 bytes)


08Head1.JPG (171450 bytes)   09Head2.JPG (109875 bytes)

10Head3.JPG (187358 bytes)   11Head4.JPG (163712 bytes)

Extra front plate

12FrontPlate.JPG (85573 bytes)

Aluminum flywheel

13AluminumFlywheel.JPG (124426 bytes)

Pile of parts - includes ARE steel flywheel (bolt holes need to be reamed to 7/16), clutch disk, water pump housing, water pump, take-off oil pump, intake manifold, new pushrods, rocker stand studs / nuts, new resurfaced tappets, gaskets

14PileOParts1.JPG (155585 bytes)

Pile of parts 2 - includes valve cover, rocker assembly, pressure plate, alternator pulley, main / rod bearings for old crank, misc parts

15PileOParts2.JPG (141795 bytes)


16Crank.JPG (203859 bytes)

Not pictured, but located: Original Isky cam and followers (tappets)