Chirping engine

Hickory Hill

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May 13, 2019
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My engine is squealing so i checked & greased the 2 gears in the crank case... still doing it. Btw water got into my dang carb & into the engine... pulled the plug & dried it also reassembled the carb... its running but that chirp! Any ideas?
 

Hickory Hill

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May 13, 2019
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You nailed it bud! My front left head bolt wasnt seating right... i could tell right by that discoloration you said would be there... right at the front left bolt. Thanks alot buddy! Dang I love this hobby!
 

Hickory Hill

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May 13, 2019
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You are so right...but unfortunately i dont have a helicoil... im going to use the jb weld for now... but brother, i must say... you are a very knowledgeable person! Thank you for your input... its like GOLD! Stay golden!
 

Venice Motor Bikes

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The JB Weld won't work!!!! Go buy the Heli-coil kit (before you make a huge mess of your engine!)

Also... be sure to only torque the head bolts to 12 ft/lbs