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Old 02-12-2003, 07:38 PM   #1
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Exclamation TO hot Need help

I have a NovaMEga Engine the SX.12 with rotart carb it im just breaking it in right now and the Temp Wont go down its at 5 turn High end and 2.5 Low end it just doesnt want to go down. im at tank 2 for Idle and its Still running at 257-277 and its hard i try richening the High. Please talk to me AIM me TheNiceAzn or e-mail me Yokomo_King@yahoo.com
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Old 02-12-2003, 09:30 PM   #2
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When your engine is still being run-in, the temperature will be higher.Because the piston and sleeve are still tight.The friction brings heat.You may need to rich the low speed needle.Because the low-speed needle is adjust idle flow rate of the fuel.As time goes on, the temperature will become normal. At this point you can begin leaning the needle incrementally and keep it around 100~120C (212~248F).
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Old 02-13-2003, 12:13 AM   #3
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I'm sorry, but that is overly hot. Check for something like airleaks. Your engine should be around 180 when breaking in at idle.
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