Buy it for 3k or as low as he will go, rip out block and rebuild it. Problem solved. I'd probably buy it if the rest of it was in good shape.
This is a discussion on 2002 WRX "Lack of acceleration" Please give input. within the Car Purchasing Forum forums, part of the ClubWRX.net Marketplace category; Buy it for 3k or as low as he will go, rip out block and rebuild it. Problem solved. I'd ...
Isn't it a difficult time getting spark plugs out/compression testing the H-4s?
Actually that's quite clever... Something I've never considered before. Still, since the starter is spinning the crank at about 500 rpm, it's not a complete indication of static compression. Would you be able to discern a cylinder with 150 psi of compression from a cylinder with 30 psi of pressure? Likely. +/-15% likely not... Long story summarized: I'd still perform a static compression test.
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