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Date:         Thu, 13 Jul 2006 12:51:03 -0700
Reply-To:     TC <trclark@SHAW.CA>
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From:         TC <trclark@SHAW.CA>
Subject:      Re: Black carbon buildup on tail pipe
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So I have ignored this since we were back i Apr and maybe the cold was playing a role but now its July & hot & I still have quite a lot of black carbon build up temp 2 (10mths)/o2 sensor a new (1mth) I would think that i am running too rich it runs nice enuff would this be a timing issue ?

> Some black soot is normal. Especially in areas of cold weather. No need > to worry unless there are other symptoms. > > Dennis > > > -----Original Message----- > From: Vanagon Mailing List [] On Behalf > Of TC > Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2006 9:45 AM > To: vanagon@GERRY.VANAGON.COM > Subject: Black carbon buildup on tail pipe after valve adjustments > > 85 1.9 cleaned injectors from cruzin, plugs, dist, rotor done 10mths ago > I just adjusted my valves a few weeks ago > I am no noticing black carbon build up on the tail pipe > > Is the incomplete combustion some else need tuning ? > >

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