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Originally Posted by Shadetree930 View Post
Are you absolutely sure a rebuild is needed? Did you 'hammer tap' the valves with poor numbers to insure it is not simply a case of dirt in the valve causing the leak?
Cylinders are leaking down through the crankcase breather and he's got exhaust-like puffing of smoke/steam from the oil tank filler when the engine is running. Classic symptoms of broken rings.
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