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- April 2009
Holley carb gas leak 4175hey, just got the carb back on the car had the bowl gaskets changed and adjusted, still a small leak coming right from around the accelerator pump, im wondering what exactly i should change to fix this and at the same time is it worth it to upgrade …
Holley carb gas leak 4175Oldcar_Mechanic wrote: First, did the fireball happen because you worked the throttle? Just on star-up? At high idle? For no reason? You may just need a float adjustment. I guess I would look at how long has the carb been sitting around or …
Holley carb gas leak 4175Oldcar_Mechanic wrote: You haven't mentioned if you checked to see if the fuel was dripping down the throat of the carb while the engine was running. More then likely the best solution would be to rebuild the carb. Taking your time and…
Holley carb gas leak 4175Oldcar_Mechanic wrote: If gas is leaking from the area that you describe, it will be due to a flooding condition. The area that you show is a part of the throttle shaft that runs through the carb. With the engine running, if it is leaking f…