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Old 27-12-2008   #1
owen williams
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can anyone help?

last night i was driving my bravo and all of sudden it started making a loud tapping noise every time i put my foot down. At idle it seems to be running on 3 cylinders, no tapping noise at idle, only wen i put my foot down. can anyone advise me?
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Old 27-12-2008   #2
Mike
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Re: can anyone help?

when was the last time you checked your oil? sounds like your short of some
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Old 28-12-2008   #3
owen williams
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Re: can anyone help?

right well i have checked the spark plugs and leads and they r all working as they should. dad said to do a compression test. or if thats okay look at the injector rail. any1 know y it wouldnt ignite in the cylinder even tho spark plugs and leads are working normally?
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Old 28-12-2008   #4
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Re: can anyone help?

its just 1 cylinder that isnt firing. its a 1.2 80sx its the cylinder furthest away from the cambelt.
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Old 28-12-2008   #5
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Re: can anyone help?

is it definately tapping noise?? not a rasping noise???
possible Manifold problem.. mine cracked at manifold and felt like it was on 3 cyclinders . everytiime you put foot down it was very raspy and ticking??

something for you to check

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Old 28-12-2008   #6
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Re: can anyone help?

does anyone know if it will be a fuel injector as i know which cylinder isnt working
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