Oily Spark Plugs

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Oily Spark Plugs

Postby salem » Fri Sep 30, 2016 2:52 pm

Can anyone tell me what could be the cause/s of oily spark plugs on a Rotax 582? What sjould I do about it? Is it cause for concern?
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Re: Oily Spark Plugs

Postby Bundy » Mon Oct 17, 2016 7:58 am

Best to speak to your AP....but that sounds like an engine running too rich to me?

Carbon build up is not good for the engine, I would have it seen to asap. :)
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