Originally Posted by 32819toon
I've had a nitro car for just over a year now and am still learning about it. How do you measure engine compression, and how do you know if the compression is good enough ?
Proper way: Buy piston compression tool to measure the compression.
Easy way: open the sleeve and insert the piston, if the piston can go through the sleeve it means replace immediately. If if almost to the top dead center, it means the same thing.
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