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Should i kick myself? I was following the directions in the manual, but some posts here mention to not touch the mixture screws. While playing with the carbs, i twisted the mixture adjustment screws in snug, then backed out the same number of turns it took to twist them in. basically 1.5 full rotations.
Would i have caused damage to the carbs doing this?
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If your definition of snug is just when it stops,then your golden. Sometimes over the years the taper of the screw will get a step in it making for a less accurate adjustment.
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Should i kick myself
Go ahead kick your self.
I struggled with the carbs just about the whole time they were installed. Big pain i'm glade there gone.
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If it ain't broke, why would you ever fix it?? I think a good kicking is in order!! Form a line to the right!!!
Did that help??
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sounds like it was very "broke", tho. yes?
isn't the balancer (snail shaped vacuum tool) an essential tool?
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