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Old 12-16-2009, 07:13 AM
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That is good advice.

Also check your vacuum with an old fashoned vac guage. A small leak will make it run lean and buck on takeoff.

And be sure to check for accelerator pump function by looking down the carb throat and observing the little squire of fuel when you open the throttle.
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