Re: Low Compression - Help

Mike Kirn /
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> Alex Yampolskiy Wrote:

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> I found out that it has very low compression

> and wouldn't turn over.

>

> and the

> compression is below 20psi.

>

> When I replaced

> the rings, I did NOT hone the cylinder. Not sure if that's an issue as

> well.

>" Wouldn't turn over" means that the piston would not go up and down. Did you mean that the engine wouldn't fire?

Using the same compression tester, test compression on another machine to see if the tester is accurate.

Yes, not honing was a mistake.

> Really appreciate any help.

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