running on 1 cilinder

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Luders
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Post by Luders » Fri Apr 26, 2013 6:21 pm

I'm afraid it's a full engine strip then

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Post by jarno » Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:58 am

wol post some pictures when i start the rebuilt.

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Re: running on 1 cilinder

Post by gazoll » Tue Jul 02, 2013 8:07 pm

I don't think its running on both cylinders, it just back fires a lot whe I rev it up, but only from the left cylinder.. I dont no where the air fuel mixture screw is.. but when I did a compression test it said I only have about 60 psi in the left cylinder.
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Re: running on 1 cilinder

Post by dave32 » Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:18 pm

Thats too low, (60psi),it should be between at least 90 on a stock compression engine,are you doing the test on a Wide Open Throttle on a warm engine,and whats the other cylinder reading?
Have you just had the top end off and fitted new pistons or rings?

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