Checked all lines, connections, Cam and Crank sensors. Any ideas?
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2004 Dodge Dakota Question: why are cylinders 2,4,& 6 weak after rebuild.
Answer #1ziptie12 March 10, 2013, 20:39Master
New cam & lifters or were original re-used?
Replyjanetl313, March 10, 2013, 21:10Rookie
Originals were reused.
Replyziptie12, March 10, 2013, 21:31Master
Did you 'bleed'(compress old oil out) of the lifters before assembly? IF not they may be 'pumped up' to much and not allowing valves to shut all the way. Have you done a compression test or does it run enough to put a vacuum guage on it & watch?
Replyjanetl313, March 10, 2013, 21:33Rookie
We will try that. Yes we compressed and cleaned everything.
Replyziptie12, March 10, 2013, 21:40Master
Post the results and I'll see if I can be of anymore help from here.
Replyjanetl313, March 10, 2013, 21:50Rookie
Ok, will be tomorrow before we can try it.