Re: What can you tell from these pics?

Dean B /
This single post is part of a larger thread. Start from the top or view this post in context.

> Graham Motzing Wrote:

> -------------------------------------------------------

> ahhhh

>

> i dunno man its always hard to tell taking photos of cylinder walls, did

> you gap the ring? they are always way off on those kits.

>

> it looks like a bad break-in to me, the piston will tell you if there is

> brown residue below the ring or if the ring has inconsistent shiny/dull

> patches.

This is what Im looking for. When you say "looks like a bad break-in" what indicates that? I did gap the rings. As stated, the bike runs great. I will absolutely check rings for uneven wear and replace gaskets. Just did not want to miss anything I can do while its apart. Thanks for the comments.

This single post is part of a larger thread. Start from the top or view this post in context.

Want to post in this forum? We'd love to have you join the discussion, but first:

Login or Create Account