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I have a Pajero 3 litre 96 petrol. I've just had my heads

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I have a Pajero 3 litre 96 petrol. I've just had my heads refurbished, it ran good for about 40 kms now its running really rough loss of power it blows smoke when I first start it, I have new spark plugs, leads, fuel filter, and I have replaced my coil checked the timing and it was leaking oil from the bottom front of the motor but now stopped ???
I also had a hole in my baffle. I don't know whats wrong
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Australia Car
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


I'd suggest doing a compression test across all cylinders as they should all be within 10 -15 psi of each other

if you find a low cylinder then add a squirt of engine oil into the bore and repeat the measurement

Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


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