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38 Chevy running very ton o's carbon in exhaust and plugs,

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38 Chevy running very rich...
38 Chevy running very rich ton o's carbon in exhaust and plugs
JA: How many miles are on the car? How has your mileage been lately?
Customer: Bout 100000miles uses heaps petrol
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 1938 coupe..
JA: What year is your Coupe?
Customer: 1938
JA: Are you fixing your Coupe yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Had carburettor overhauled about 200 miles ago
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Doesn't do very many miles at all... checked needle valve and reset float.seems OK maybe some other jet dirty?
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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 3 months ago
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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 3 months ago

Hello there,

What carburetor do you have?

Sounds like a power valve stuck open.

Gary

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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 3 months ago

Hello again,

Do you need any further help?

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

Kind regards

Gary

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