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Wont start after head gasket repair why?

(1993 Toyota Camry)
in Lodi, CA on September 17, 2013
seems to be getting fuel and spark compression same all cylinders
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on September 17, 2013
SEEMS to be? How much compression?
on September 17, 2013
120 dry all cyls 150 wet
of Greg's Orange Auto on September 17, 2013
sounds like rings are worn slightly. is timing belt set correctly?
on September 17, 2013
yes mechaninic has checked and rechecked TDC ASO NEW PLUGS ,WIRES CAP AND ROTOR
of Greg's Orange Auto on September 17, 2013
is compression at least 125 per cyl. poss t/b is off
on September 17, 2013
on September 17, 2013
Spray a little carb cleaner in intake will it try to run, WITH RUBBER INTAKE TUBE REINSTALLED AND TIGHT? iF it was running before head work, it is either out of time or has low compression, since you know for SURE spark and fuel are ok!! That's IT!!!
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