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Old 03-26-2013, 04:21 PM
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Default Re: 2-stroke 'over heating' myth...

Originally Posted by Maxvision View Post
I melted down a 2 stroke once going up the north side of Mt. Soledad on Hwy 101 in La Jolla, WOT trying to keep up with the 4 stokes. Got about 3/4 of the way to the top before I lost compression. Even had a shift kit.

Ask Scotto-, he was there! But that's an extreme situation.

If there's an exception to the rule...I'll find it...I live it...I'm IT!
I can hurt a 4 stroke the same way with a shift kit. I have a Mountain here that would prove it. When in a bad gear with a parasitic drag draw of a J Shaft a engine of the same cc size category as your H.T. will have problems.

In fact .
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