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S10, 4.3L 6 cy. engine #2 clinder not firing and no

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compression at all...
S10, 4.3L 6 cy. engine #2 clinder not firing and no compression at all
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Chevy Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

If you have no compression in that cylinder we have to determine if it is a valve head problem or rings, This is done by doing a dry and wet compression test. Are you familiar with this terminokogy and process? Would you like me to guide you through doing this yourself?

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Chevy Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I know how to check wet and dry compression
Chevy Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

Then if that is your problem no compression in that cylinder that's your next thing to do. If your issue is something else I may be missing just advise me so I can help you further.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Ok thanks it’s going take me a day or so to get to this work on engine talk to you later
Chevy Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

N/P I can check back with you tomorrow or whenever to help you along the way as you need.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Ok thanks petter
Chevy Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

till then. G/N

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