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RE: [T3] Oil problems


On 6 Jan 2005 at 10:44, Iturzaeta , Joseph wrote:

> Thanks for the reply. It does run a little ruff. The enigine will cut in
> and out like it isn't firing in that cylinder. What should I check
> first?

Check the ignition dwell and timing, and the valve adjustments. 

Use a timing light with an inductive pickup to verify that there is spark 
current actually going to that cylinder.

Check the compression.

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Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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