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What Is Going On Here (CO 735 Engine)?

Tue Aug 17, 2004 7:58 am


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Is this really the inhibitor on a new engine or what?
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RE: What Is Going On Here (CO 735 Engine)?

Tue Aug 17, 2004 8:14 am

I don't think it's the preservative, which makes a bluish oily-ish smoke.

If it was my guess: I'd say they wet-motored either a new engine, or after an MEC R&R on the existing engine and they didn't quite blow the tailpipe clean of fuel via dry-motor(s).

[Edited 2004-08-17 01:15:23]
 
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RE: What Is Going On Here (CO 735 Engine)?

Tue Aug 17, 2004 11:42 am

Here's a video and description I posted a while ago that describes what's going on:

http://www.airliners.net/discussions/tech_ops/read.main/85055

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