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Old 05-05-2009, 11:41 AM   #46
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Great read Jack!!
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Old 05-05-2009, 11:49 AM   #47
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It doesn't matter if its warm and soapy, or cold as ice..DO NOT USE WATER TO CLEAN YOUR ENGINE!!!, never. Clean it with fuel and a soft brush, then swab it with after run oil. Water rusts metal..always did..always will
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Old 05-05-2009, 12:39 PM   #48
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Originally Posted by JAMMINKRAZY View Post
Alright, alright!

I've seen the light... NO MORE WATER!!!!!!!!

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Dreaux, which track are you near in LA? There are some good racers in LA that are good peeps too, we race with them fairly often. I bet if you come up to them at a reasonable time (not in the middle of a race) and ask for help they'll give it to you.
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Old 05-05-2009, 10:44 PM   #50
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If you out the piston in backwards it would run but WILL NOT idle, no matter how far you turn the idle screw in. Trust me, I learned that one the hard way. Seems to me the main problem is it's not leaned out enough.
+1 on going to the local track and talking to an experienced driver. Just my .02.
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