Raven 2 difficult to start
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Jok Prayogo
Member Since : 2015
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Raven 2 difficult to start

10-15-2017 12:51:27

Hi guys, kindly request your input regarding R44 Raven2 difficult to start, We have just received used R44 Raven2 from US for the flying school here in Indonesia. Since we received it in Subang Malaysia, this helicopter having problem with engine starting. We have tried so many method, including priming for 30seconds to cool the fuel ect, but no help. Our average temp is 30C. Is there may be the plugs is the culprit being in hot climate? Your input is much appreciated. Cheers Jok

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dany@alphahelicopters.ca
Member Since : 2017
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11-06-2017 10:46:38
Did it solve the problem? I would check the timing of the magnetos.
Jok Prayogo
Member Since : 2015
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11-07-2017 12:09:48
Yes, the problem is resolved, we changed the contack breakes and the gap adjusted properly. all is good now, and engine starting is easy.