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post #1 of 8 Old 07-10-2009, 02:13 PM Thread Starter
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need help bad!

ok so i replaced the head gaskets and got everything back together and now i have more blow-by than before and what sounds like a slight backfiring noise when just sitting at idle it only backfires i say like every min or so of idle and when i give it a little throttle and let off it does it too it just sounds like a kid with a cough just does it randomly its turbo charged too by the way any advise would be great

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Did you check the heads?

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I did and they are true
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so is it puffing a lot out the breather or what?

how do you know the heads are flat?
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yes its coming out of the breather and i work in a place that has calibrated tools and just so happen we have calibrated straight edges to use
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yes its coming out of the breather and i work in a place that has calibrated tools and just so happen we have calibrated straight edges to use
improper valve adjustment or possibly a tooth off on the distrib ??

give her a doubble check on IF everything is hooked upand IF its where it should be.. usually its something STUPID.

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yup it was a stupid fix it was caused by two stripped bolts secring the upper intake to lower intake causing air to excape thanx for all the input
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Why did this cause exessive blowby?
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