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Sticking Valves

Postby pup » Tue Jun 01, 2004 8:31 pm

Sometimes I have an exhaust valve that sticks. I have lubed it with everything I know of by pulling the plug out and filling the cylinder and working the valve. It runs fine most of the time but every once in a while it will take a spell and you can hear it start to miss then it will clear up and run fine. Has anyone used a lead additive for this problem. Pup

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Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Tue Jun 01, 2004 8:52 pm

Never tried lead substitute, but get soem Sea Foam from your local auto supply store. Not guaranteed, but it will probably help.
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Postby Bigdog » Tue Jun 01, 2004 8:54 pm

You can also try a few ounces of Marvel Mystery Oil in each tank of gas.
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