Worn piston rings are allowing a small amount of piston blow-by on a 2-stroke main diesel engine cylinder, but due to the circumstances, it is not possible to stop and do a piston overhaul. What is the correct, temporary action to take?

asked 25 May, 10:56

May 25, 2019, 10:56 a.m.
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Increase cylinder oil feed rate slightly and monitor the scavenge space drains.

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answered 25 May, 10:59

May 25, 2019, 10:59 a.m.
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