Rebuilt 1HD-T engine blowby when hot

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Update:

Pistons 2 and 5 were hard to get out, the cylinder wall on these 2 were scratched. Is being worked right now.
It was an Oil Pump failure, I am getting a replacement right now shop.cruiserparts.net.

I am replacing rings and oil pump only, and fixing what got wear.
 
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Update:
Parts I had to bought:

1) Oil pump.
2) 1 piston STD size.
3) All set of piston rings.
4) All engine gaskets.
5) Valve seals.
6) Bearings.

Removed an engine sleeve from a cylinder, there is a crack on the Block, will machine that and mount a fat sleeve to fix it.



* Front mount intercooler is ready, pipe is still pending.
* Injectors and Diesel Pump is being checked.

What a expensive blow by!!
Will use CATERPILLAR 15w40 mineral oil.
 
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IanB

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Use varying loads (don't set the cruise and drive for an hour), engine braking etc. You don't want to baby it, you want to work it a bit so the rings seat.
 
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I labored my engine on a few hills within half mile from home to seat the rings or as above find a trailer and hills and make it work. Make sure you use a break in oil and dump the oil early with new filter in case there's some gremlins floating around. Diesels like being worked so drive it like you stole it.
 

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FYI
You can get the Aisin oil pump assembly for a lot less than the Toyota boxed one.

Cheers
 
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