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Re: compression

To: "Paul T. Root" <>
Subject: Re: compression
From: Charles & Peggy Robinson <>
Date: Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:19:31 -0600
   Could be.  Might be knocking 'cuz the rod bearing is taking a beating 
or there's some interference in the valve train.


Paul T. Root wrote:
> Sticking valve?
>> Not specific to MG, but I know there's good mechanical minds out on 
>> this list.  Can someone help?  On a 2 cylinder machine (H-D 883 
>> motorcycle), what would cause an increase in compression in one 
>> cylinder - the engine runs (ran) but knocks, compression is 160 in 
>> other cyl but in offending cyl it is 210 psi!!  

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