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Why Is This Engine So Black?  
User currently offlineBR715-A1-30 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (11 years 11 months ago) and read 2498 times:

Everytime I see a DC9 or MD80, The Number 2 Thrust Reversers are always BURNT BLACK, but the Number 1 Reversers are only a little bit dirty. What is the meaning of this? See?


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User currently offline777236ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (11 years 10 months 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 2411 times:

Ffs, you answered this yourself in your last question. The APU exhaust makes the right engine black.

User currently offlineBR715-A1-30 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (11 years 10 months 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 2401 times:

I wasn't even thinking about the APU exhaust, but that sounds logical.

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