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    Is This What a PV failure looks like or something else?

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    Ski was running great, ran it WOT for about 2 min on flat water. Once back to boatramp ski wouldnt idle but would run. Got home, pulled plugs and seen some shavings on #3 plug. Pulled head and this is what I have.

    Other 2 cyl look new! Should crank and Case be ok?


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    I think this can be caused by a few things. You need to pull the PV cover and inspect it to see if the PV dropped. The PV damage could just be from the ring catching on it.

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    Looks like a ring got caught judging from the damage to the cylinder wall. I would check the lower part of the case to make sure that shavings are not in the bottom because they could damage your new piston and cylinder.

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