[Author Prev][Author Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Author Index][Thread Index]

Re: cylinder head olympics

If the record is open I'd like to start the 
>bidding at
>a mile, which is exactly how far it is from my house to the station.

You carried it on foot for a mile?

>Secondly I'd like to ask what folks think could explain smoke still 
>blowing out
>of my engine after a cylinder head refurbishment. 

What color is the smoke?  Depending on the conditions of your
heads demise, you may have filled your exhaust system with coolant
or oil and it is burning that out of the catalytic converter.

Also, do dry and wet compression readings.  Big improvement from
dry to wet indicates bad rings.

Paul Anderson:
Any direct correspondence, please put my name in the subject line so I
don't miss it.
Please send any direct mail to my private address as I don't keep up with
the list very well.
 Private email AndersonPaul@juno.com

You don't need to buy Internet access to use free Internet e-mail.
Get completely free e-mail from Juno at http://www.juno.com
Or call Juno at (800) 654-JUNO [654-5866]