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robert1
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Last Activity: 25th July 2020, 17:51
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  • robert1
    replied to Mg Montego Turbo Problems
    I can't see it being a valve problem. I have had problems with head bolt becoming loose with aftermarket gaskets. In my case it was a diesel but what I did was to mark number one bolt with tippex remove it, oil it and refit it. It was only at 60 foot pounds. I bodged it up by re-torquing to 100 ft lb....
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  • robert1
    replied to Mg Montego Turbo Problems
    A compression test would be good as the head gasket may have blown between two cylinders, did any of the plugs look black? do you have a strobe light to check the timing is advancing on acceleration?...
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  • robert1
    replied to Mg Montego Turbo Problems
    Did all the trouble start after welding? I once blow the pcb in the master locking solenoid mig welding a Montego, the current inducted to do that must have been high....
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  • robert1
    replied to Mg Montego Turbo Problems
    Well to be honest our Montegos are diesels and I know very little about petrol's. I think the temp gauge uses the same sender as the stepper motor that controls the carb mixture. I don't think fast check can tell if the sender is reading correctly, only that it is in range....
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