Gipsy engine parts

The list below shows the engine parts that I have found to be interchangeable with the

Gipsy 2.2L Petrol engine and the Healey 100-4 2.6 petrol engine.

Austin Gipsy engine parts

As you may already know, the Austin Gipsy 2.2 petrol engine is similar to the Austin Healey 100-4 engine.

 I have listed the engine parts and their respective original BMC part number. These are parts that I have used myself and found them to work


Part description Gipsy part number Healey part number  
Cylinder head gasket / Not interchangable click here for photos
of Healey 100-4 gasket and original Gipsy head gasket.
11B321 1B1708 (Water jacket holes don't line up)  
Cylinder head 58G413 1B2290  
Valve guides  INTAKE / EXHAUST 1B1807 / 1B1808 1B1807 / 1B1808  
Valves  INTAKE / EXHAUST / Intake not interchangeable 1B1805 / 1B1806 1B1820 / 1B1806  
Valve seals / Best to use Ford small block positive seals SAME    
Valve springs / Not interchangeable 1B2814 6K 87  
Rocker shaft 1B1382 1B1382  
Rocker with bush 11B510 1D1794  
Rocker bush 11B511 1B1490  
Push rods 1B2331 1B2331  
Tappet 1B1354 1B1354  
Camshaft 1B1573 1B1573  
Camshaft sprocket B3 65 B3 65  
Crankshaft 11B345 11B345  
Crankshaft gear 11B231 11B231  
Timing chain 2H4286 2H4286  
Main bearings  (standard oversize as needed) 8G 2058 8G2058  
Thrust washer UPPER / LOWER (standard size) 1D943 / 1D1056 1D943 / 1D1056  
Rod (big end) bearings (standard) 8G2051 8G2051  
Engine gaskets      
Bottom end gasket set
(Front crank seal is thicker on the Healey but is same ID/OD
and can be sliced to fit the thickness.)
Same Same  
Core plug / Frost plug set Same Same

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