Mating Surface Prep
Block Mating Surface Before Prep
While preparation is time consuming, there are tricks that make the job quicker and easier. Knowing them will help to reduce your effort as well as improve the quality of the job you do. This is how the engine block deck mating surface looked before it was prepped. You can see old gasket material, residue, and corrosion all over it. Photo: Ryan King, 2005.
Prep Procedure Image Gallery | Image 1 of 8