Problem with engine

Discussion in '94-95 5.0 - Specific' started by buddah4096, Oct 29, 2014.

  1. buddah4096

    buddah4096 New Member

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    I have a 308 with a carburetor, with an old msd set up,with a c4 I just replaced head gaskets, got rockers adjusted a little loose, it ran good, I drove it done the rd it had just rained I have street ets on rear I was in first it spun revved up to 5500 i let out put it in second and it started missing bad, I've adjusted rockers replaced plugs, just got done replacing lifters tonight, it still has miss and has a popping sound when I give it has like an exhaust leak but I've tightened all bolts on exhaust, the lifters looked fine on rollers on one's I took out, the heads are trickflow twisted new, I have no clue what is going on
     
  2. Orange 94

    Orange 94 Moderator Staff SN95 Supporter

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    Welcome to the forum. This doesn't belong in community news. Moved to pushrod section since that will likely be the most helpful.
     
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    Have you done a compression test yet?
     
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    Have you replaced plugs, wires, cap and rotor since it started missing?
    Look for moisture under the dizzy cap.
    Welcome to the madness.
     
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    I have changed plugs, I'm changing wires today,
     
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    Timing done properly
     
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    NXcoupe Well-Known Member

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    You lost him at 'timed'