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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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I AV a Mazda bongo 2.5 v6 petrol Wich as JUSTED had the head

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Hi there I AV a Mazda bongo 2.5 v6 petrol Wich as JUSTED had the head gasket done wen the garage tock the heads off found out the rings needed doing as well so all rebuilt every things is in order but won't start got spark fuel and compression can you giv me any advice thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mazda
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Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


I'd suggest to 1st do a compression test across all cylinders ( unless you have already done this) as they should all be within 10-15 psi of each other

if you have a couple of low cylinders then this would indicate that the cam timing is out and this can easily produce a non start scenario

Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


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