Barn Find Ferrari 512 BBi Engine Removal ... What Could Possibly Go Wrong ?

14.02.2021
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Ripping the 6420 mile Engine out of the Ferrari Boxer ...Just how bad is it ?
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    RatarossaRatarossa2 kuukautta sitten
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      GrahamGraham2 kuukautta sitten
    • its £1.50 ...which conversion rate do you use ?

      RatarossaRatarossa2 kuukautta sitten
    • 140.73 cdn to buy a ticket on botb. instantly lost interest in this restoration.

      shawn coolshawn cool2 kuukautta sitten
    • @Lewis Evans Think I spotted a welded patch or two on those Exhaust pipes as they were being removed. If so is that mileage kosher becomes a question.

      MG JohnMG John2 kuukautta sitten
    • @Stahodad Wow! ... Here in Gloucester UK, we complain when we have 1cm of the white stuff. Fair weather boy me...😉 I have relatives in the Northern US States. What they have to put up with ... no way for this fair weather boy..

      MG JohnMG John2 kuukautta sitten
  • Rust cleaning is best done by laser. Much more mild to the parts than sandblasting. I don't know if you have a company in the UK that can do this though.

    Timo JährlingTimo Jährling6 päivää sitten
  • It's a boxer engine so it's like working on a Subaru

    Alex RosadoAlex Rosado7 päivää sitten
  • Yeah you gotta give that beefy engine the makeover of its life. Scrub, polish n new paint where needed, not sure if the headers came flat metallic from the factory as painting the Ferrari red or black with the Ferrari name on each would REALLY a make it pop & im sure give it at least 100bhp extra lol 😆 Great work n thx for being able to watch the journey.

    Mark SketchMark Sketch8 päivää sitten
  • Great video. I love your honest approach to doing what you can yourself.

    David GoodnightDavid Goodnight13 päivää sitten
  • Working on any vehicle isn't easy sometimes ( most times )... I worked on lots of vehicles that are almost impossible to do a simple repair...without fighting it or removing more than you really should to get at the part ( or get it out!! ) Never Fun like older cars were...nahhh we cursed then too!!!

    Gary MallardGary Mallard21 päivä sitten
  • If you modify the rear frame to remove as a subframe or subframes...you can deal with the Engine removal alot easier....it is all small tubing back there anyways..not hard to make it come apart to pull it straight back ( and up slightly only ).... Same with the rear wheelwells...maybe you can remove the whole rear to reach around engine easily???

    Gary MallardGary Mallard21 päivä sitten
    • Maybe you could make the back frame hinge to the back??? Subframe lifts up when needed??

      Gary MallardGary Mallard21 päivä sitten
  • It looks to me like it has a lot more miles than what it says, how about a look at the brake paddle ware.

    donald allendonald allen23 päivää sitten
  • use a laser to remove the rust and then high temp paint the exhaust system

    James HandyJames Handy23 päivää sitten
  • Ah mate, watching this video made my brain hurt 😂 what an effort, fair play 👍

    Nathan DarbyNathan Darby24 päivää sitten
  • great car, great music

    Dance4lifeGBRDance4lifeGBR25 päivää sitten
  • The venomous grain cytopathologically unfasten because milkshake socially announce worth a hurt latency. vengeful, skinny pan

    Lavr RybakLavr RybakUukausi sitten
  • Yep sounds about right for something that old, usually barn stored with issues or nothing wrong and engine not circulating oil caused trouble

    Andrew MeltonAndrew MeltonUukausi sitten
  • You trip me out with the coffee. 'A coffee drinking Brit.' I love coffee too. Drink on.

    Michael McKeeMichael McKeeUukausi sitten
  • Enjoying the vids! can watch this all day 👍

    Paulo BaptistaPaulo BaptistaUukausi sitten
  • The modern pail intrahepatically fail because leopard italy brake a a rude design. high-pitched, three policeman

    Daniyet MelvomeDaniyet MelvomeUukausi sitten
  • Foo you have a lot of trust in that crane , leaving the engine hanging that high for so long, don’t leave them up in the air for a second longer than needed, I’ve seen a couple fail in my mechanical life. 🍻

    Lynchy Gt2Lynchy Gt2Uukausi sitten
  • I love your mates combination shorts and fur hat!!

    xpauguxpauguUukausi sitten
  • Sadly, I don’t live in Britain, welp, that’s just great

    Dtukev VangDtukev VangUukausi sitten
  • suspense had to be killing you, as it was me, until you were able to get those last bits of manifolds out of the way to ultimately have clearance for the last push, or pull as it were

    Diego GarciaDiego GarciaUukausi sitten
  • ‘Metal rescue’ for the rust plus wire-brush disc or attachment. When it comes back to metal, abrasive disc if you can find it, then go polish compound and a fur wheel 👍

    iOS JiOS JUukausi sitten
  • Botb... a tax for the gullible 😂

    scotty197878scotty197878Uukausi sitten
  • i think these videos are making me realize im a ferrari guy i saved this one so i could watch 2 in a row

    Cid SapientCid SapientUukausi sitten
  • To be safe. I'd put a stainless steel exhaust on it

    Andy DUNNEAndy DUNNEUukausi sitten
  • Less than 7000 miles on the clock, huh. Now that there's some real quality Italian workmanship.

    steven livingstonsteven livingstonUukausi sitten
  • Apple cider vinegar and a brush will remove the rust from that manifold/muffler. Neutralize the acid with water and sodium bicarbonate. You would need to cerakote them or apply any coating you'd prefer.

    Jim HolesawJim HolesawUukausi sitten
  • Don't you have "aero-Kriol"? It isand incredible peitrating oil.

    Ron DRon DUukausi sitten
  • Loving the cameo from Rob Butler.

    liamcinqliamcinqUukausi sitten
  • On the manifolds got mine ceramic coated at Maldon Shot Blasting, they did a great job and look like new for a reasonable price.

    Guy StantonGuy StantonUukausi sitten
  • 1:46 'heat sheild' - I thought funny.

    Rodrigo RoosRodrigo RoosUukausi sitten
  • this gave me massive anxiety to watch. almost had to breathe through a sandwich bag.

    RI OutboardsRI OutboardsUukausi sitten
  • Hi, vapor blast your exhaust,

    Tim BenbowTim Benbow2 kuukautta sitten
  • Love this project....can't wait for more!

    Skv AllenSkv Allen2 kuukautta sitten
  • I am really good at taking things to bits !

    Tony Davies-FooTony Davies-Foo2 kuukautta sitten
  • Love what you're doing with this 512 BBi. So enjoyable watching you restore it to glory. Would love to know the cost of servicing the engine/parts replacement.

    Targa FlorioTarga Florio2 kuukautta sitten
  • Sandblast, needle scaler or wire wheel

    Ivy IsleIvy Isle2 kuukautta sitten
  • Scott, if you want to get any of the ancillaries or anything else on the car cleaned up by way of soda/wet bead blasting, let me know. More than happy to help out - leaves a fantastic factory-fresh finish!

    quantrellquantrell2 kuukautta sitten
    • Thanks buddy I’m trying to figure out how to do the block

      RatarossaRatarossa2 kuukautta sitten
  • This car was not a “barn find.”

    Mark RiversMark Rivers2 kuukautta sitten
    • Thanks Mark .... I hadn’t noticed

      RatarossaRatarossa2 kuukautta sitten
  • Great work scott love the progress you have made that looked a absolute nightmare of a job.

    Ben LambleyBen Lambley2 kuukautta sitten
  • Is it his car, did he buy it? Or is he just renovating?

    Gust HolemansGust Holemans2 kuukautta sitten
  • Great vid... think you should be changing the water pump since you have access. get all the pulleys cleaned up. get oil into the bores and hand turn it over

    Glesga NewsGlesga News2 kuukautta sitten
  • Loving the project, what axle stands are they?

    J ConnorJ Connor2 kuukautta sitten
  • Wow, what a beautiful old Ferrari. I love watching this restoration, but think that it could potentially be the worst car engine to work on- ever! In all of history!

    SamSam2 kuukautta sitten
  • Fantastic to watch this Boxer engine coming out, almost 38 years after I delivered it brand new! How to make someone feel very old!! 👴

    Peter Leonard-MorganPeter Leonard-Morgan2 kuukautta sitten
  • Huge flat 12 beast of a motor

    Ian ManghamIan Mangham2 kuukautta sitten
  • Really enjoying this project mate. It's like a box set, can't wait for the next episode. I just wouldn't know where to start with something like this.

    Dan JohnsonDan Johnson2 kuukautta sitten
  • I can’t wait to see it done!

    Nick BarronNick Barron2 kuukautta sitten
  • I recommend sandblasting the exaust

    razerbeamrazerbeam2 kuukautta sitten
  • its easier to move that engine on the lift if you lower it closer to the ground for a better center of gravity great job !

    c1run1c1run12 kuukautta sitten
  • I came across something called Dry Ice Cleaning recently. It's sort of like sand blasting. Not sure how well it works on corrosion like on the exhausts, but for general back-to-new looking on engines, undercarriage, and the like it seems to be incredible. There's a guy with a YT channel who shows it, think he's in the UK as well, called "iam" I think. If you could find a way to soak those manifolds in a bath of Metal Rescue, that stuff is kind of amazing. I've used it to clean the inside of the gas tank on my Ducati and it worked very well. Food for thought in case you weren't familiar...Always loved the BB512, can't wait to see it back on the road as it deserves to be.

    Adam SAdam S2 kuukautta sitten
  • I'm excited to see what the cylinder bores look like. I expect there may be some sticky rings, but nothing scored, seized, rusted or pitted would be great! Best of luck, Scott. I'm waiting in suspense. =D

    Daniel Dease-Weitzel WalkerDaniel Dease-Weitzel Walker2 kuukautta sitten
  • Great video , nice to see rob there from salvage rebuilds uk

    stewart norrisstewart norris2 kuukautta sitten
  • A nightmare alright. A nightmare to work on. A nightmare when you are paying for spare parts . A nightmare when insuring it . Very easy to get busted speeding . Is it really all worth it ?

    0011clem raptor0011clem raptor2 kuukautta sitten
  • Hello mate , love the content and the videos great work and also a learning education programme . I love my cars 🚗and this content is just inspiring.. I've actually met this guy and seen his work first had , and omg I was so wowed I could of spoke for hours. Was a real pleasure too meet you..thankyou keep working hard,,and looking forward to see more videos

    DEMONGAINS ATHLETE JAYLEE clothing, food & workoutsDEMONGAINS ATHLETE JAYLEE clothing, food & workouts2 kuukautta sitten
    • @Ratarossa most welcome was really interesting and inspiring to see ..Great work

      DEMONGAINS ATHLETE JAYLEE clothing, food & workoutsDEMONGAINS ATHLETE JAYLEE clothing, food & workouts2 kuukautta sitten
    • Thanks buddy, appreciate the message and the chats. 😎😎😎

      RatarossaRatarossa2 kuukautta sitten
  • What a beast of a motor!

    guisteh11guisteh112 kuukautta sitten
  • first off should have done a compression test, that way you will know if the internals are not stuck or engine is seize up and then check the oil pressure, after all your going to get the engine redone ,if it has low miles then you really only need to basically get the engine running on a engine stand put good oil filters and make it work, unless your going to a full concourse resto ,which is worth more than the car to do really, so getting it running well and having the exhaust system ceramic coated and also making sure that injectors and fuel system seals are unto date and other extras like alternator, A/C oil cooling, Etc etc, then the rest will be easy, that's what i would have done first off and not take out the engine completely till those tests are done, in fact i dont think you would brought the car in the first place before doing a compression test and oil pressure test?

    7071t67071t62 kuukautta sitten
  • Looks like the clutch was replaced before and looks like it was a 2nd hand unit Ferrari does not put paint markers on new clutch assembly's at all, lol ?

    7071t67071t62 kuukautta sitten
  • When are you planning to finish the project? :)

    MrCarboxylateMrCarboxylate2 kuukautta sitten
  • Are you going to buy an engine stand to properly work on the engine?

    Greg WallaceGreg Wallace2 kuukautta sitten
  • Never keep that engine so high in the air while rolling it around......you are asking for it to tip over. You got real lucky.

    Greg WallaceGreg Wallace2 kuukautta sitten
  • When moving the hoist with an engine hanging on it, lower the engine as far as possible. Lowers the center of gravity and it is way less tippy and you can really shove it around without fear of falling over.

    h82crashh82crash2 kuukautta sitten
  • i think you should hit up motorcycle restorers since they are the ones with vapor honing services. they make aluminum look brand new without the abrasive pitting of media blasting

    Joshua SzetoJoshua Szeto2 kuukautta sitten
  • Rent a decent sized shop, you poor sod.

    Steph MacCormickSteph MacCormick2 kuukautta sitten
  • At first I thought that u are gonna Ls swap it😂

    Cockroach ManCockroach Man2 kuukautta sitten
  • If you have gone this far. Then this car needs the love your are willing to give it. The end result will be absolutely stunning

    Nightrodboss EdenNightrodboss Eden2 kuukautta sitten
  • That background music is super annoying.

    John ReynoldsJohn Reynolds2 kuukautta sitten
  • Camcoat in Warrington to ceramic coat the exhaust.

    gary croftsgary crofts2 kuukautta sitten
  • How’s Robs Cossie coming along 😉

    TheBiggerrichTheBiggerrich2 kuukautta sitten
  • have the mufflers and bits media blasted and then have them ceramic coated.

    BEC BECBEC BEC2 kuukautta sitten
  • Stock mufflers in the bin. put nice aftermarket ones on

    Coen De BruinCoen De Bruin2 kuukautta sitten
  • Barn find Ferrari, riiiiiight. Where was this barn, on Bill and Melinda Gate's property?

    Pale AlejandroPale Alejandro2 kuukautta sitten
  • Performance 1 Coatings Oxfordshire OX14 1RL 01235 816 032

    RogueBritRogueBrit2 kuukautta sitten
  • Awesome job, well done you

    steffydog1steffydog12 kuukautta sitten
  • 5hat 512 is gorgeous.

    RBTechRBTech2 kuukautta sitten
  • heat sheild

    G. Del ToroG. Del Toro2 kuukautta sitten
  • Mini cameras might be useful?

    Graham ToppingGraham Topping2 kuukautta sitten
  • Great job, someone needs to donate a QuickJack 5,000-LB Capacity Portable Car Lift to you!

    Berkshire TrainsBerkshire Trains2 kuukautta sitten
  • Scott I’ve seen some people have good luck cleaning and restoring stained parts with dry ice cleaning. I don’t know much about it but have seen FIboth videos of others doing it. Cheers

    r dr d2 kuukautta sitten
  • I like the Ferrari project but BOTB are a fucking scam. I "won" a BMW M5 and £25,000, 10 years on still waiting on the car and money with no word of ever seeing it. They're about as credible as "RAID SHADOW LEGENDS"

    stuspawtonstuspawton2 kuukautta sitten
  • this is really good shit in getting rid of rust, if available in the UK fiboth.info

    Gee KayGee Kay2 kuukautta sitten
  • dude with his Russian Pilot wintercap big jacket and... shorts :D

    Ruffy NowaRuffy Nowa2 kuukautta sitten
  • How long was the car underwater?

    Thomas JohnsonThomas Johnson2 kuukautta sitten
  • What a totally irresponsible way to drain the oil! You’re supposed to back the car into the street and drain the sump straight down the rain grid! 😂😂😂

    noelht1noelht12 kuukautta sitten
  • What Ferrari related nickname have your neighbor's given you?

    TABRAOTABRAO2 kuukautta sitten
  • at least the next time you pull it out, the bolts will be nice and clean...

    JimfJimf2 kuukautta sitten
  • sandblast or walnut shell blast the exhaust and baked on high temp ceramic coating for the exhaust boxes.

    JimfJimf2 kuukautta sitten
  • NO jackstands to support the car?!

    junkmanjunkman2 kuukautta sitten
    • No need, the car was off the ground with a few cm’s just so I could fit the engine crane under with the manifolds in place. Wheels were still on the car and it was going nowhere

      RatarossaRatarossa2 kuukautta sitten
  • Don't ever move an engine around extended that high up!! Your very lucky it didn't flip over! Believe me when I tell you that when it gets just a little off center there will be no stopping it and you will be lucky if you don't end up crushed under it!! Get it as low as you can, move it and then raise it back up. I really though that was going to be your "what could go wrong moment"! Other than that -- Great job!

    Mark GoodsonMark Goodson2 kuukautta sitten
  • Rusty bolts tend to let go with a map gas Blow lamp being careful not to fire it up in the process mild media blast will clean it fine get in their rob hide mallet he is sorted.

    Rs500ybdRs500ybd2 kuukautta sitten
  • Nice project. Good luck!!! Can’t wait to see finished product.

    Everett SmithEverett Smith2 kuukautta sitten
  • If it were me, I'd be wanting to fully disassemble, clean, and inspect the entire engine, and replace all gaskets and bearings. While that comes at a cost (especially if you discover you need some machine work), the cost of needing it and not doing it is much higher. IMO it will be worth it to be able to flog the car the way Enzo intended with some peace of mind.

    Paul EPaul E2 kuukautta sitten
  • This is such a cool project! I’ve only ever followed one YT car project before (Tavarish’s white Lambo Gallardo) and that was a lot of fun. Look forward to this! I do videos on personal finance and investing / saving on my channel, in case anyone wants to afford a car like this without the hard work restoring it😉

    Victor LindqvistVictor Lindqvist2 kuukautta sitten
  • You have found the joy of removal of the Boxer engine! Putting it back in is almost as much fun. It really helps to initially remove most of the top-end components -fuel distributors, vacuum hoses ignition, etc to declutter and also allow for generally better access. The headers are a pain but can be removed without lifting the engine once the cross member is removed and the half shafts removed- there is a good rotation position of the half shaft that allows an extension with a universal joint to remove each bolt. likewise, each manifold bolt is accessible either with an extension and socket or a 13 mm wrench. You did an excellent job of removing the rear heat shield- these will almost always be scratched if not removed in the right direction and also a great job in not bending the inboard support tabs for the airbox- a sure sign of improper removal. Some basics to consider- I am assuming that you will be taking off the heads and assessing valves and guides-even though it is low mileage. It is worth considering an update of the exhaust valves assuming you have sodium-filled valves now- there have been catastrophic failures. The sodium tends to erode and weaken the valve stem over time. The bolts connecting the engine block have an inherent design flaw for the "upper" bolts in that water can seep in from its sitting in the depressions on top of the engine and then corrode them. I am sure that water has been sitting on these guys for years given the storage or lack thereof of this poor Boxer. The water pump needs rebuilding and the distributor is certain to be gunked up and needs a thorough cleaning and rebuild. With the engine now out I would do a leak down test and at least get a sense of the piston rings/ valves and seals integrity. The original Ferrari pistons were not great with the 4 ring design. If all is seeming well then perhaps leaving it be would be alright but I did replace the pistons to a modern 3 ring design- inherently a significant improvement. The AC compressor is a York licensed model to Italian manufacture. The identical unit is hard to find or rebuild but the virtually identical York will fit in perfectly and is virtually identical with the exception of a minimal difference in the appearance of the casting at the crankcase.- can't be seen when installed.. The mufflers tend to do very well and are mostly stainless aside from the bolt flange. They do well with sandblasting and have a nice matt finish - Polishing them is possible but not really worth it and not OEM. The headers are expensive to replace and generally can be salvaged- the rusted areas can be patched or rebuilt and then I had mine ceramic coated black with really nice results. Get rid of the heat shield- this is tacky and makes the coating process difficult. I ended up wrapping mine at the region of the half shaft boots with black exhaust wrap that worked very well. Fabulous project - I'd love to find another one myself- They are interesting in the real lack of information re: rebuilding. The factory service manual is humorous at best....

    Ludwig AllegraLudwig Allegra2 kuukautta sitten
  • Rust removal - have you thought of one of those laser ablation gadgets? I had a look and found at least one UK provider, P-Laser. (Not connected to me!)

    akw77akw772 kuukautta sitten
  • 18:30 In the future, you might consider lowering the motor as soon as possible. It will have less leverage to turn the lift over, and if something does go wrong, not nearly as far to fall.

    Private PartyPrivate Party2 kuukautta sitten
  • I saw a video of a guy refinishing his exhaust by sanding with ever finer sand paper and then polishing to make it shine better than new. Worth a shot doing by yourself! Love the videos and the paint cleanup makes the car look amazing, nice work!

    Alex SachivichikAlex Sachivichik2 kuukautta sitten
  • I feel bad for this rare gem knowing this guy is going to fix it himself. This car deserves a professional rebuild, which will cost big bucks. The minute he touches this car its value will forever tank. WTF are you thinking man? This is a museum piece and you're mucking about with it. Perhaps more concerned with the views than preserving this car in a rightful manner? This is an injustice.

    00 0000 002 kuukautta sitten
  • Tough project, but great work. Great content.

    Data Recovery SwedenData Recovery Sweden2 kuukautta sitten
  • "Always good to have a long shaft" ... Most supercar drivers do not know what you are talking about ;-)

    Dirk SchoemakersDirk Schoemakers2 kuukautta sitten
  • Have to at minimum take heads and sump pan off

    I’m JK I play gamesI’m JK I play games2 kuukautta sitten
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