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Re: [T3] Loss of power + muffler explosion = dead on the freeway. Thoughts?


On 24 Nov 2005 at 13:37, C.Rochambeau wrote:

> Once on the side of the freeway I discovered that I didn't have adequate tools to perform
> a real compression test, but I was able to turn the engine completely over by hand
> [turning the generator pully without tools] several times with the plugs installed. I
> recall the engine being MUCH harder to turn, so I'm sort of leaning on the more devasting
> prognosis.

The worst case usually leaves the engine impossible to turn over at 
all, so I doubt that your probem is all that severe.

Here's hopin'.  ;-)

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