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  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Electric choke. It does get vertical if I help the car stay running. Bypass and the volume control screws are for idle control - at...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Both the the volume and bypass screws turned out 2.5 turns which should let it idle from what I've seen. It does have a choke I have...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Engine not idling.
    Just to update where things are - the car starts and runs but dies about halfway through the warm up. The car is flooding itself and I...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Ok, I guess I should have filled in everything else that was done... 😂 Definitely did not just swap - I went through each of those steps...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    So I pulled out a spare 34pict carb thinking that my other was shot. Well this one is doing the exact same - engine running rich as...
  • vpogv reacted to sector's post in the thread Cimbria SS with Like Like.
    Drilling holes in the frame for mounting the body and the floor. To maintain stiffness I am welding in a 5/8" O.D. tubing into each...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Thanks Letterman - I am realizing that the more I read. I pulled all the jets, shot with some carb cleaner and then compressed air this...
  • vpogv reacted to dschwesinger's post in the thread Engine not idling with Like Like.
    there is a tab that rests on the needle valve you bend it up or down depending on the height of the float when its just barely resting...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Engine not idling.
    I am not away of a way to adjust the float level. The fuel was definitely way below the float anyway so simply wasn't getting there. I'm...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Engine not idling.
    An update: Yesterday I was out fumbling with the idle and decided to check the float bowl again after it ran. Thing was empty! Thought...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Update! We have idle - LINK While I did address a possible issue with the fuel rod getting pinched I don't really believe that was the...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Engine not idling.
    Thanks for the reply! Yes and when I pull the 12v from it it clicks / closes so it's good. It's snug but not over tight. I'll grab a...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Spent the day rebuilding the carb and still have no idle. I threw a thread up in the Engine section - I'm about out of ideas.
  • vpogv posted the thread Engine not idling in VW Engines.
    I'm looking for any input from those a bit smarter than me as to what else could be causing an engine to run and rev great but refuse to...
  • vpogv replied to the thread Pog's Sterling (CCC293).
    Thanks for the information letterman! I am yanking the carb and the manifold off to replace the gaskets so I may address the heat riser...
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