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Old 02-16-2019, 05:15 PM   #15
Tom Wesenberg
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Default Re: emergency radiator repair

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Originally Posted by eagle View Post
Another trick my granpa told me about. Burn some cork, then put the ash in the oil to reduce blue smoke out the tailpipe due to bad rings.
Never heard of that one before. That's what STP is for. LOL
I used lots of STP in my 54 Chevy during my senior year in high school. One piston had a bad ring land and a broken ring. Even though I replaced that piston's rings, one broke again real soon due to the bad ring land.
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