>SHE’S GOT HER TOP OFF….AGAIN!
I don’t know what I’m gonna do with her. At least twice a year, she likes to take her top off and show off her pistons.
I took her in because she was spewing oil like a drunk sailor cusses. It was the push rod retaining ring. One of them was cracked.
While I was inspecting the rest of the engine, I noticed a spot on the rear cylinder that appeared to have a “huffing” mark on the cases where the cylinder met up with the case. So I asked Shannon to check it out and replace the base gaskets. Yes, I’ve been there with a blown base gasket before. Shannon pulled the cylinders and he felt there hadn’t been a problem there. You know, that’s exactly my luck. Had I told him to leave it alone, it would have been a blow out for sure!
I don’t know why I like this…but I do. My CV carburetor….dangling by a thread.
And here I am…peeking over the pistons. Damn if I know why I’m smiling…this is gonna hurt!