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Old 05-06-2009, 06:48 AM   #1
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I need some advice,I brought an hyper8.5 and a mach21 motor witch i was hopeing to run in and race on sunday, but it is so tight in the pinch/top dead center i cant get it to turn over with the plug in any advice?
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Heat gun/hair dryer.
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Heat gun/hair dryer.
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Get a heat gun, they are cheap. Heat it up and it will turn over. You can also loosen the glow plug, just remember to tighten it back up
Pull Start or Bump Box?
Either way prime the engine first and set piston to BDC.
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