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Anonymous
09-28-2000, 03:54 AM
" WILL A WEAK LIFTER CAUSE A CYLINDER TO BACKFIRE AT LOW RPMS? IF NOT WHERE WOULD A GOOD PLACE TO START LOOKING FOR THE PROBLEM? UP TO THIS POINT,
DIST. CAP-NEW, PLUGS-NEW,NEW WIRES,TIMING ON TARGET, COMPRESSION TEST OK. NEW POINTS. THIS THING HAS REALLY GOT ME BUGGED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ANY HELP WOULD BE GREATLY RECEIVED..
CAPT. SKID "

J.B. Castagnos
10-18-2000, 10:50 PM
" I don't think a lifter would cause your problem. This would be more apparent at high speeds. I would check accelerator pump in the carb, advance weights in the distributor and timing again. Try a little more advance and see if it helps, be careful not to over advance, this could burn a piston.
J.B. "