Originally Posted by Camarogenius
When a 2 stroke diesel runs backwards,the intake and exhaust still function normally. The direction that the crank turns makes no difference.
The only issue I'm aware of is the oil pump may be direction sensitive.
. I guess all that dust coming out of the air filter on the fender was just an anomaly. I remember it well because we were pouring a foundation and that chute nearly cleaned all of us off the wall.