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  1. Classic Tech
    Ok I have a 1966 Mustang it has a Inline 6 with a 1 Barrel Carburetor. Anways my carburetor has a heated thermostat Choke thats not working I'm wanting to convert it to an Electric Choke or a Pull Choke. What I need help with is on deciding on wich one would be the best for my car or do...
  2. Classic Tech
    Hey all, My car stalled on me the other day after driving for just a few miles. The car was very hard to start after that and out of the countless times that I tried to start it, it only started once. Now, I have heard that the carb needs choke adjustment perhaps, any word on this? The car...
  3. Classic Tech
    Even when the car is warmed up the choke keeps the car idling very high. It finally slows down after the the accelerator is push a few times. It's a 6 cylinder, 200, auto tranny and auto choke.
  4. Classic Tech
    I have a 65 coupe with a 1970 model 250 ci straight 6 in the past couple of days I have put a manual choke on it. it seems to be having more and more trouble starting up. it was never this hard to start before I put the choke on it. in fact I killed the battery trying to start it this morning...
  5. 5.0L Tech
    ok well i start up my car it start chooking. i didn have this prob before till like now. its fuel injected by the way. so when i start it up (starts fine) like 2 seconds after it start to want to choke. like if the engine was cold. so i rev it a few times and it works. i thot it would be...
  6. V6 Tech
    Hi everyone, I am new here and have a very important question about something that has happened to me today. I reversed out of a parking lot flooring it (was angry) just after a startup and now my car will not stay on if i start it. If i turn it on without giving any gas it will die within 3...
  7. 2.3L Tech
    After I parked my car for the winter it no longer starts without my hand over the intake. There is a ton of suction on my hand while the car is running. I've replaced the spark plugs and the spark plug wires (they needed it anyway), and I'm still having the problem. I also have verified that...
  8. 2.3L Tech
    I recently purchased a 1982 Mustang, 4 cylinder, manual 5 speed with A/C. It did not run initially at all, but I was able to get it going with a new starter, spark plug replacement, new battery, and by tightening the stater solenoid. Now, although it starts, any time acceleration is engaged, the...
  9. 5.0L Tech
    I just bought an 85 Mustang Foxbody with an '86 5.0 GT V8, and it's giving me some serious trouble in the starting/idling department. When I first start it (temperature is usually around 0 Degrees C), it spins endlessly, coughs, sputters, and will eventually turn over, only to stall out and die...
  10. Classic Tech
    when the car is idling it is fine, and i can drive it go threw the gears and it runs fine, but i find when i let off the gas to slow down and stop the coke doesn't close fast enough, and more times than not stalls the motor... any ideas? (its annoying/embarrassing to crank up my car at every red...
  11. Classic Tech
    I need to replace the choke housing for my 1966 Mustang. Where can I find the parts for that?
  12. Classic Tech
    Hi everyone, I'm really new here to the forums. I've found a lot of helpful stuff over the past several months as I've been working on my '66 coupe. Here's what I have. 1966 Mustang Coupe 289 c.i. 2V carb - original, rebuilt recently Automatic C4 trans. Hedman long tube headers Dual Flowmaster...
  13. Classic Tech
    Can anyone tell me if i put an electric choke on my carb if it will let my truck start without pumping the gas. I know how they work but just not sure if it will help with a no pump start
  14. Classic Tech
    im a college kid with a 6 inline 6 mustang. replaced the autolite 1100 with the vaporizer 1100 by pony carbs. lately the carb has been giving me problems. i had the adjustments done, but lately the car has been backfiring a bit, and the carb is being flooded. i think the air / gas ratio is off...
  15. Classic Tech
    i have a climatic choke (the kind that heats up from a manifold heat riser) and it has been acting up ever since i got the car a few months ago. the main problem is that when i press the gas pedal to set the choke when i start the car, it doesn't close and i have to manually close it. i still...
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