Perhaps a valve rusted in the open position? Using a bore scope would tell
you whether you need to pull heads or not.
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On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 6:51 PM, Dimitri via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com>
wrote:

> IIRC, the chain tensioner loses “pressure” when it sits for a while. Oil
> drains out of it or something but that’s on the M117. Don’t know about M116.
>
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> > On Feb 2, 2018, at 7:28 PM, Craig via Mercedes <mercedes@okiebenz.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > On Fri, 02 Feb 2018 17:46:13 -0600 Curley McLain via Mercedes
> > <mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Probably next is to pull the valve covers and start checking timing
> >> chain and its guides.
> >
> > If the valves are out of time, that could certainly cause problems.
> >
> >
> > Craig
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