Volvo Piston

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Volvo Piston

Postby JK » Fri Apr 15, 2011 3:46 am

Taken with my blackberry, so it may not be a clear as we would like:

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Siezure marks
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rings
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Crack at crown
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Piston Crown
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Yep, that's a hole alright!
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Re: Volvo Piston

Postby The Dieselduck » Fri Apr 15, 2011 7:58 am

yikes, thats in pretty rough shape. It is strickly over hours or did you have some failure of the fuel / oil system?
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Re: Volvo Piston

Postby JK » Fri Apr 15, 2011 8:26 am

I've been waiting for someone to ask...
the fuel injector stuck open.
And with a load bang and a puff of smoke it made it's failure known.


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