"Also when trying to start it, sometimes it will take that long slow first crank, like a car with the timing too advanced. Then I will shut off the key and try again. It might take two or three times but then it will crank normal. That is not to say that it runs properly, this is just something else that I remembered that it does since me and the muffler thing..."
IF the valve lash is too loose, the ACR doesn't work!