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Re: 9N will NOT Start!

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02-13-2014 19:12:52

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Found something interesting on the compression check but it doesn't seem to me it would prevent it from starting. cylinders 1,2,3 hit around 90 psi but 4 was only 35 psi. Obviously problems there but it should still fire on 1,2,3. I will try the autolight plugs but if the H-12s are already sparking I don't see what difference it will make. thoughts??

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02-14-2014 07:01:12

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 Re: 9N will NOT Start! in reply to Ray PA, 02-13-2014 19:12:52  
Quoting Removed, click Modern View to seeAgree, should start & run on three, but you will have to address 35 eventually. Different brand plugs won't make a non runner run, but different fresh plugs of any brand might. What are the odds of buying 4 plugs & getting 4 bad plugs? Even if a couple were OK, it would fire. There is more that you haven't found yet, or more likely something that you have declared OK that isn't.

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02-15-2014 07:02:36

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 Re: 9N will NOT Start! in reply to JMOR, 02-14-2014 07:01:12  
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OK, thanks to all for the suggestions. One last way out there thought, is it possible the plugs are NOT grounding when screwed in? There is some rust around the plug hole but threads look ok. I'll take the following steps and let you all know:

1. Stiff wire chk for TDC

2. Try adv/retarding timing to limits

3. Spark checker (if I can find one)

4. Wait till Friday (supposed to be 50 deg here, if starts then block heater prob best winter solution)

5. Recheck elec/fuel systems

6. Push it off a Cliff!!

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