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The biggest problem with rings that don't seat properly is oil consumption. Generally compression rings if gapped properly will seal sufficiently to live with but oil consumption means smoke.

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Rebuilt the same engine twice. Does that count as building two engines for experience!.
one minus and one plus equals 0. After the next one you'll be in the plus column.
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Last edited by Henry Schmidt; 09-09-2004 at 10:49 AM..
Old 09-09-2004, 07:32 AM
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