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Old 10-06-2012, 04:49 AM
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Originally Posted by gfackrell View Post
Ha ha! I know For a fact that i paid 2000 bucks for a rebuilt engine! I know it showed up looking all pretty on the outside. Beyond that, I'm at the mercy of the shop that sold it to me. I'm kicking myself for not using my local trusted machine shop and assembling it myself. You guys have given me some good info. I'll do some more thorough compression testing wet and dry tomorrow and post the results.
Ayuh,.... I'm still thinkin' you've got the valves Too Tight...

Repump up the lifters, as described over at iboats, 'n try again...

Yer tryin' to remove the valve lash, as in Up/Down motion...

If ya tighten 'em, til the rotational motion stops, they're Too Tight...
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