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Old 09-01-2008, 05:09 PM
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Originally Posted by va4cqd
moly rings do take longer to seat then cast rings

Moly rings do NOT take longer to seat in a properly prepared cylinder.

Was the block torque-plate bored and honed? What grit stones were used? Were the bores plateau-honed? Were the rings installed correctly (second compression rings installed upside-down will cause what you describe)?

What is the brand and part # of the rings used? Perhaps they are low-tension rings.

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