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what is the carberator float setting for an evinrude outboard

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what is the carberator float setting for an evinrude outboard 40h.p. 1984
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jeff G. replied 6 years ago.
Welcome,
I will be happy to assist you. If you have a question or need clarification please post back at any time.
There is a special tool that Evinrude uses. However you don't need it.
With the needle and seat properly installed and the float installed, turn the carb upside down. Sighting the carb from the side the float must be parallel with the body of the carb.
To adjust the float carefully bend the float lever between the attachment point and the float with a pair of needle nose pliers. Don't put pressure on the inlet needle when adjusting.
This will give you the proper adjustment.
Post back if you need any additional help.
Thanks,
Jeff
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