Date: Wed, 31 Dec 2003 18:13:21 +0000
From: Grunff <>
Subject: Re: Couple of C900 Questions..

Mike P wrote: > It started after a long motorway journey, before the APC units were swapped. > There has been no change in it's volume or frequency. The replacement APC > unit appears to work as it should. I've got more power and torque, it > boosts into the red and cuts the boost when it starts to pink. If it isn't pinking, then I'd say either chain rattle or tappets. You need to check the tappets are holding oil. To do this, you take the cam cover off, and apply firm finger pressure to the tappets which are not under a cam lobe. Should be firm, with very little movement. Turn the engine bit by bit, and check all the other tappets. To check the chain, you need to measure the tensioner extension. Is it at it's max? -- Grunff

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