Once known as Hartley18
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Re: How Hard To Push My Perkins
Unlike petrol engines, diesels (all diesels) are designed to be run under a decent load and relatively high rpms - even WOT - for long periods of time.
Long periods at idle/light load glazes the bore.
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