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Old 01-02-2005, 09:40 AM   #1
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Angry setting up a a truckzilla 46 engine

can anybody give me any tips setting up this carb

keeps cutting out........
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Old 01-02-2005, 09:33 PM   #2
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If it's cutting out, that's because it's too lean.

Make sure everything is sealed (no air leaks) and try richening things up a bit.

Now if it's bogging and sputtering, then it's too rich.
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Old 01-03-2005, 06:53 PM   #3
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my zilla is had to start with the carb set correctly maybe because it's new not sure though

Carburetor Settings
Adjust needles in this order. Note: All settings vary with climate and elevation.
High Speed Needle: Between 3 1/4 and 3 1/2
Low Speed Needle: Turn Counter Clockwise OUT until FLUSH with the Slide ball- linkage and then Turn Clockwise 1 turn IN for stock setting.
Mid-Range Needle: Turn Clockwise until needle stops then turn OUT Counter Clockwise 3 1/2 turns.
(note: With carburetor slide held open. Turn midrange needle clockwise to close, when you feel it snug, stop immediately. That is the closed position.)
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