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Old 10-15-2012, 11:41 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by scout18 View Post
Ok I'll do that. I am getting a lot of white smoke after it's warmed up.coming out the right side but I'm pretty sure that is because the crankcase breather hose is vented to that side. again it's supposed to have high compression pistons in rings from a 900 in it. It runs great on the highway and pulls like everything from 60 - 90. Around town as it warms up stop light to stoplight is when I see the smoke..
Easy test to point to valve guides...
at night when stopped at the lights just idling...with a car behind with their lights on, as you accelerate check the mirrors. If you see lots of smoke thru the back-lighting and it dissipates after a 100 metres or so will suggest valve guides as a problem.
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