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Old 04-21-2024, 01:25 PM
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My routine in starting any carbureted car is to pump it a couple times. Also before anything else push it all the way down to set the automatic choke. Warm starts just a small pump or two should do the trick.
[SIGPIC] Diesel loving autocrossing grandpa Architect. 08 Dodge 3/4 ton with Cummins & six speed; I have had about 35 benzes. I have a 39 Studebaker Coupe Express pickup in which I have had installed a 617 turbo and a five speed manual.[SIGPIC]

..I also have a 427 Cobra replica with an aluminum chassis.
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