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Thu Nov 20 15:09:11 EST 2003

dist., there was excessive crankcase pressure, which would be usually rooted
in a bad (read obstructed or collapsed) breather hose.  Given that the hose
and system appears to be in good working order on my car, I'm thinking it's
time to look elsewhere.  "If-then" is not following.

I'd actually mentioned this in the past as well, but maybe some things bear

Derek P

Message: 14
Date: Mon, 22 Sep 2003 06:45:57 -0700
Subject: Re: Oil in the Distributor?
From: Bernie Benz <b.benz at>
To: "Henry Olivares de Lachica." <henry at>
Cc: 200q20V mailing list <200q20v at>

>From: "Henry Olivares de Lachica." <henry at>
>Here we go again folks, have any of you, have had the experience of finding
>motor oil in the distributor?
>Is there a seal within the shaft?
There is no shaft seal in the distributor, only a reverse spiral grooved
shaft to pump excess oil back down the shaft.  If you have oil in the dist
you have excess crankcase back pressure.  Clean and repair you CC breather

>I am planning to replace the Distributor assembly.
>Thank you for your help.
>I'll appreciate all you feedback.
>'91 200-20V q Wagon, '88 5000 q Wagon
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