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djkslc
05-14-2010, 12:49 PM
Just got my compression numbers back on the LTR engine in the 02 xstar I just bought. All 8 cylinders were either 156 or 157. Seems good, is it?

mopar07
05-14-2010, 02:51 PM
yes thats pretty good. Post up some pics of the boat! congrats

timvan
05-14-2010, 02:52 PM
how many hours on it?

djkslc
05-14-2010, 03:02 PM
380 hrs. numbers were taken at 4500 feet elevation if that matters.

Kyle
05-14-2010, 07:24 PM
Very good compression numbers. Good rule of thumb. You dont want to have any cylinder drop more than 10% of the average. If all 8 cylinders are in the 150's your golden.

canadianskier
05-14-2010, 11:38 PM
iam a tech at the dreaded dealership and Kyle is bang on

Kyle
05-15-2010, 06:39 AM
Dont worry about hours..........Run that Beeaaaattttccchhhhh like you stole it. Your numbers are great and you need to worry about nothing. Drop that piece in the water and have a great season.