I had a very similar issue with an AH. DPO had put 100-6 pistons in a 3000
with the 3000 rings. Smoked something terrible, but also blew oil out the
valve cover vent like crazy. I would expect that if standard pistons were
used, he would have a huge oil mess too.
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On
Behalf Of Max Heim
Sent: Friday, August 04, 2006 4:49 PM
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Subject: Re: smoking
I was thinking the same thing. Literally, it's what he said. Well, yeah, the
rings will never seal at that point. Smoke city...
'66 MGB GHN3L76149
If you're near Mountain View, CA,
it's the primer red one with chrome wires