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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-08-2019, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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Machine ran fine just smoked changed valves and still ran fine so I changed piston and rings now it won’t start even put old piston back in and still won’t start have fire cleaned carb but won’t start
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-08-2019, 10:39 AM
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Did you check for spark?

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-08-2019, 01:56 PM
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Have you tried spraying any starting fluid in the cylinder to see if it will crank then. Sounds maybe like it could be a compression issue or out of time, is it backfiring?

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