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Old 06-04-2019, 08:57 PM
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New owner in Dallas Area

Hey guys,

Been lurking for a awhile and now a member

I got an 05 White 6speed. Bought it some months ago. It has some issues, been fixing it. Have to say I love the car. I have faith and hope i can get it running soon.
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Old 06-04-2019, 09:01 PM
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Welcome aboard! I have a modified 05 velocity red. In in North Dallas just off 75, whereabouts are you?
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Old 06-04-2019, 09:03 PM
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Cool, I'm in Plano.
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Old 06-05-2019, 09:42 AM
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Anyone in Plano with a compression tester or borescope that can help me out?
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Old 06-05-2019, 10:30 AM
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Anyone in Plano with a compression tester or borescope that can help me out?
If you can't find anyone RCT was renting them out, Idk if they still are.

https://rotarycompressiontester.com/
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Las Colinas here, but all my car stuff is out west towards Roanoke for now. I get over your way every week or two though. have one loaned put to someone else. Let me see where heís at on it, but really they donít charge that much to rent one mow.
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Thanks guys!

I checked rtc website andnit doesn't mention renting the tool, just buying.

I can wait a week or 2.
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Thanks for the link!

How do I manually turn over the engine (seriesI)?

I want to look inside the spark plug hole and visually inspect the apex seals.
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