In this class machine polishing a car is covered in depth and how you can use it to remove very fine scratches and imperfections. Professional detailer Rich runs thorough the different types of equipment you can use to get a great finish. You’ll learn: Which pads and compounds to use when machine polishing Tips and… Read more »
In the previous class, Ed showed you how to clean the valves and prepare them for reinsertion into the head. Now, you’ll learn how to lap in the valves using grinding paste and then decoke the engine in order to increase its efficiency and ensure top-notch engine performance for another several thousand miles. Ed introduces the tools you need to complete this process and then shows you how to use them.
Ensure the engine is hot, the throttle open and the choke off and coil disconnected. Then this highly informative test can be carried out. For more helpful tips and techniques, be sure to check out our Basic Engine Maintenance for Classic Cars course.