[Honda-C70] Re: engine overheating


Just a nubie question...
What will happen if diesel of even petrol goes into those places which you mentioned for one minute? Excessive wear? Is it one of the major motor sins?


--- In Honda-C70@yahoogroups.com, Mike Gladu <mgladu@...> wrote:
> At 12:59 AM +0000 10/19/11, Jean Luc Picard wrote:
> >Maybe this is something that would go away with a diesel flushing,
> >but it sounds unlikely...perhaps I should tear the engine apart to
> >install a high-volume oil pump...
> Never flush the engine with diesel unless you plan to take it apart
> and blow out the oil passages. You don't want diesel pumped into the
> cam and rocker area, let alone onto the crank bearings.
> Test the oil flow by turning over the engine by hand with the oil
> journal nut off on top of the head. Re-torque all four head nuts
> after the test.
> Mike G.
> -

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