Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum - View Single Post - removal of crankshaft pulley bolt?
View Single Post
Old 05-05-2010, 11:41 AM   #80
sailor
"Elder"
 
sailor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Fan#: 57268
Location: Williamsville, NY
What I Drive: 2004 Pitch Black ZTS 2.3 5spd.

Posts: 15,852
Points 11,076, Level 69
Points: 11,076, Level: 69 Points: 11,076, Level: 69 Points: 11,076, Level: 69
Level Up 57% Completed
Level up: 57% Level up: 57% Level up: 57%
Forum Activity 99%
Activity: 99% Activity: 99% Activity: 99%
FF Reputation: 76 sailor Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Posted via FF MobileFamiliar with the aircraft scenario, WWII aircraft often had engines hand cranked B4 starting to "clear" cylinders... The damage scenario in my understanding was from a quick fire on one cyl. then hydrolocking on another.... Current procedure to prevent is cranking with mags off before starting... So - not to worry as no cranking with plugs & wires hooked up right? (on those radials, hydrolock or a timing misfire (early) could sometimes blow a jug right off!)
sailor is online now  
    Reply With Quote