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A customer's MR2 was brought into the shop having smoke in the exhaust and leaking oil. A compression test put up some lower than average numbers, 140psi in cylinders 1 and 3.  2 & 4 were showing 100psi which is no good. A leak down test will show your more data.  After removing the spark plugs and wires, and detaching the intake from the throttle body, we jacked the car up and gained access to the crankshaft pulley from underneath the rear passenger wheel. Having another set of ha...
It's been a while since we've brought the MR2 out to race, but we are still very proud of its accomplishments and what a great R&D testing vehicle it was for our high quality, track proven products. Without our Time Attack MR2 we would have never been able to develop proven products for on and off the track use. We were really excited when Carbon 8 Mag approached us looking for a race vehicle to feature and we were much obliged to offer them our MR2. They wrote a fantastic article on the ...