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MA3-SPA Initial Mixture Setting?

Hi, All; I've been trying to get my O-200 to fire up so I can then take the plane to the hangar. However, no joy. I thought I had spark i…

Started by Carl Orton

2 Feb 24, 2022
Reply by Carl Orton

Preferred oil pressure sensor location?

When I stripped down my O-200 for overhaul, the oil pressure line was a port on the passenger side of the crankcase.  yet it seems like mos…

Started by Carl Orton

3 Jan 31, 2022
Reply by Carl Orton

Your favorite?

Building an o200.  Continental, eci, or superior cylinders?  Which do you choose? Why? 

Started by Guy Zindel

1 Dec 12, 2021
Reply by Glenn Johnson

Source for carb heat box locking stud and cross pins

I'm finishing-up the connection of FWF wires etc to my O-200 Cruzer. I purchased the Zenith FWF kit, which came with everything. I had a…

Started by Carl Orton

2 Oct 16, 2021
Reply by Carl Orton

Zero Oil Pressure on Newly Overhauled 0200A

Not being a "mechanic", I need some advice.  I just finished installing a freshly major overhauled O200A on my 750.  I filled the oil tank.…

Started by Bill Bear

12 Sep 30, 2021
Reply by J Ragsdale

Grounding of a VDO oil pressure sending unit

I’ve got the GRT EIS Model 4000 engine monitor on my C-90 powered 750. The past 12 to 18 months I’ve been getting eratic readings on OP sho…

Started by Jimmy Young

5 Sep 20, 2021
Reply by Jimmy Young

0200 lightweight alternator

I’m in the process of rebuilding an 0200A and want to put a lightweight starter and alternator on it.  If anyone is using the BC433-H gear…

Started by Robert Riat

19 Sep 19, 2021
Reply by Bill Bear

Slick Mag Rotation

Hi all, I have a question about the rotation of my mags. I have Slick 4301 mags, both are left turning. What does this mean exactly?  If I…

Started by Steven Ward

5 Sep 17, 2021
Reply by Steven Ward

Oil filter

What are people using for an oil filter adapter? Also, any strong opinions about an oil cooler. Zenith Cruzer with O-200A 

Started by Nathaniel Hibner

2 Sep 7, 2021
Reply by Jimmy Young

Surefly Electronic ignition

just saw an ad from A/C Spruce regarding Surefly Electronic Ignition. Replace one mag for about 1400$. Option allows for use of an advance…

Started by christopher fryatt

17 Aug 31, 2021
Reply by christopher fryatt


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