As smooth as a bucket full of syrup, that's how you would like your engine and gearbox to sound after a full engine rebuild! You can make sure it does by specifying genuine OE bearings throughout.
Before starting the reassembling process, check out our comprehensive list of gaskets, seals, valve springs and other engine building essentials to suit this model.
Try reassembling the engine using the same sealant as the professionals: 08C70K0234M. Use only genuine OE seals for accurate fitting. Specify all the items required in one order and avoid multiple shipping costs.