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Re: Yea, could be 'pinging'............end (archive)

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Posted by Alan T. on December 29, 1998 at 16:43:27:

In Reply to: Yea, could be 'pinging'............end posted by Phil on December 29, 1998 at 13:15:52:

Can't be knocking because that engine is fitted with antiknock sensors which automatically retard the timing when any knocking is sensed. This stops the audible knocking before you can hear it. Better get it checked out. Good luck and happy new year!

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