RC Boats General Discussion Discuss general rc boating topics here.

Zenoah 260 Pum smoking

Reply
Old 07-12-2016, 08:52 AM
  #1
cotman
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Summerfield, FL
Posts: 325
Gallery
My Gallery
Models
My Models
Ratings
My Feedback
Default Zenoah 260 Pum smoking

When I run my 26cc Zenoah I notice smoke coming out from under the deck. I think it's coming from the engine and blowing forward that's why it's coming from under the forward deck. Anyone have ideas why it smoking. Could it be a blown gasget: Any help will be appreciated
cotman is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2016, 04:02 PM
  #2
Ron Olson
 
Ron Olson's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Kalamazoo, MI
Posts: 18,469
Gallery
My Gallery
Models
My Models
Ratings
My Feedback
Default

If it's blowing forward under the deck it can come from several places. First, look for any oil on the floor of the hull. It could be a blown seal from behind the flywheel but usually that might result in poor running. Oil and exhaust leaks from flange gaskets are more of a common problem.
Ron Olson is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:28 AM.