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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-22-2020, 11:10 AM
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Posted By 8213C
So my mechanic determined it was running to rich....

So my mechanic determined it was running to rich. He had enriched it before, and now they leaned it out by "a turn and a half". I test flew it yesterday and is running much smoother and my climb egt...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-21-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
I was not lean of peak, it would be considered...

I was not lean of peak, it would be considered rich of peak or like 1/2" forward from stumble . Then I applied carb heat and saw the drop in egt.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-21-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
It has not.

It has not.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-21-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
The plug wires where tested and checked fine. I...

The plug wires where tested and checked fine. I did an inflight lean mag check at cruise power yesterday. Had a drop of 100 and 110 rpm and minor roughness. I also ran it with carb heat and seen an...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-20-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
Cool, Ill give that a shot. I dont have any means...

Cool, Ill give that a shot. I dont have any means of measuring my CHTs so I dont know.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-20-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
Thanks for the input. Prior to the new carb the...

Thanks for the input. Prior to the new carb the #3 cylinder was running 1390 in cruise configuration. The prop shouldn't have been messed with when the new carb went on. Ill have to try to move them...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-20-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
Thanks for the info. Its been super frustrating,...

Thanks for the info. Its been super frustrating, im going to relay this to my mechanic.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-20-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,381
Posted By 8213C
Question O-320 Help!

I am having issues with my EGTs on my O-320 . My mechanic looked it over and concluded that I needed to have the carb replaced. So I did, flew, and this was the result. I could never get #3 cylinder...
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