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Old 11-07-2013, 09:53 PM
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Zacharias Zacharias is offline
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Are you sure that you did not mix up the intake and exhaust valves (the adjustment spec) on some of the cylinders? (You said you went back and looked, but if you were using a cheat sheet that was wrong to start with....)

Front to back: 1)Ex In 2)In Ex 3)Ex In 4)In Ex 5)Ex In

Here is a diagram (courtesy toomanyMBZ):

Did you at any point turn the motor counterclockwise?

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