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by adrenalinsports
Sat May 11, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Hard to start if it sits for more than a few hours
Replies: 7
Views: 269
United States of America

Re: Hard to start if it sits for more than a few hours

Our mechanic figured it out. The choke plate was in upside down. Not sure if it’s called a plate but something in the carburetor that activates the choke was upside down. Starts easy now.
by adrenalinsports
Fri May 10, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Hard to start if it sits for more than a few hours
Replies: 7
Views: 269
United States of America

Re: Hard to start if it sits for more than a few hours

There is still fuel in the filter. Fuel is also present in the Zenith carb bowls. Like the choke circuit is not passing fuel.
by adrenalinsports
Fri May 10, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Hard to start if it sits for more than a few hours
Replies: 7
Views: 269
United States of America

Hard to start if it sits for more than a few hours

Wondering if any of you can give me some advice? I have a Volvo that runs really well. But if it sits for a few hours or especially overnight it takes forever for it to start. Seems like the fuel drains out of the lines and it has to wait 3 minutes or so for the fuel to get back to the motor. As soo...
by adrenalinsports
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Volvo TGB/30X series Engine and Driveline
Topic: Brake Cylinders
Replies: 1
Views: 359
United States of America

Brake Cylinders

I need a bunch of new wheel cylinders. Tatanka is closed for another week. Are there any sources in the US to order them from? I think I recall hearing that the old defenders use the same cylinders but are reversed right to left?

Thanks,

Jud