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Old 10-29-2017, 08:48 PM   #1
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Got a 1994 Honda Accord for free. Was over heating and it won’t start. Ran a compression test and from left to right 70, 140, 120, 70.....
No oil in the coolant
No coolant in the oil
No thermostat
The outer 2 spark plugs were black as coal and the inner 2 looked normal.
Spark plug holes were filled with oil and the spark plug boots were cracked.

It also feels like it may have jumped time.

Any ideas?

Possible Vtec swap?
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The head is warped. It pulled up at the ends, which is why cylinders 1 and 4 are unacceptably low while 2 and 3 are normal.

Usually overheating bad enough to do that can damage the rings too, so yeah, if you are up to it, Vtech swap.
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Thank you sir.... Vtec swap it is
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