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To chk compression, what kind of psi number should i get.

(1992 Lexus SC300)
in Pittsburg, CA on February 25, 2010
My son was told that his engine was no good. The car will crank but will not start. I wanted to know what numbers to look for during a compression test.
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on February 25, 2010
A good rule of thumb for engine compression would be 150psi - cylinders should all be within 10% of each other.
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