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Old 11-18-2011, 04:00 PM   #32
MZRider
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Joined: Oct 2007
Location: Western MD
Oddometer: 587
Quote:
Originally Posted by danedg View Post
No indication of cylinder problems...
You won't have...yet! Run it a few thousand miles - then you'll start finding chrome flakes. Once the cylinders start getting heated/cooled repeatedly again, the chrome will pucker and pop like a zit. The rings scraping along over that only accelerates the flaking.
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