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Old 10-09-2003, 06:57 AM   #1
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hey guys i know this must sound pathetic but i need to know how to start a petrol powered car i thought i knew but it looks like i don't
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Old 10-09-2003, 07:23 AM   #2
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this might sound even more pathetic:
read your manual!!!

anyway,this is the basics:
prime engine(make sure fuel is entering the carb)
plug the heater on the glow plug(make sure it's charged and the plug is working)
pull the starter with short 1/2 feet pulls,quickly.or put it on the starter box and press it down.
this is assuming u have done the breaking-in,have set the needle properly etc,etc.
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make sure the needles are set right...prime the motor watch for fuel to enter the carb...and make sure glow plug is good...put glow charger on with a good charge and it should fire up pretty quickly..just dont prime it to much or you will flood it
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