Lotus Elan

low compression

PostPost by: alan.barker » Wed May 24, 2017 3:07 pm

Well done Dave and continue your learning curve with your +2 :wink:
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PostPost by: Craven » Wed May 24, 2017 3:52 pm

Yes well done Dave, you certainly jumped in at the deep end! Not all T/C jobs are that harrowing.
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PostPost by: billwill » Thu May 25, 2017 12:42 pm

Well done that man.
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PostPost by: promotor » Thu May 25, 2017 4:53 pm

Well done, glad it's all OK. While those compression figures are seemingly low they aren't disastrous and are well within the 10% range that they are supposed to be. Could just be down to being a standard engine with higher duration camshafts.

If it drives well though I wouldn't mess with it for now!
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