Date: Sat, 13 Feb 1999 09:30:43 -0800
From: Ken Washington <kenwashnopsam.net>
Subject: Re: turbo problem '83 900T


Michael, I had an 83 900T 5spd that had a similar problem...After checking all the vaccum lines, the ignition system (wires, plugs, cap and rotor), and replacing the O2 sensor, I found out the vaccum advance module in the distributor was bad. Once that was replaced, all was fine. The low compression in your one cylinder indicates a problem of another nature. It could be a burned valve or head gasket leak. Ken Washington 87 9000S 87 900 83 900T

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