87 yj Weber 38 dgas, rough idle and stalling when coming to a stop - JeepForum.com

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 07-03-2012, 05:21 AM Thread Starter
kdrago18
Registered User
1987 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Schenetady, NY
Posts: 23
87 yj Weber 38 dgas, rough idle and stalling when coming to a stop

I have an 87 yj with the weber 38 dgas, nutter bypass, and the basic version of the teamrush upgrade. I have had it on the road for the past 6 months with no issues what so ever until 2 weeks ago when i hit a very large pothole. After I hit the pothole the idle got very low and rough and when i would hit the brakes(moving or standing still) the idle would drop or it would stall. I then checked the vacuum lines and replaced everything i could and capped a couple of leaks and it made no difference. After doing some research I changed my power brake booster and it solved the issue of the brakes effecting my idle but the idle was still rough and would stall while i was coming to a stop. I then rebuilt the carb and changed the carb base gasket and the adapter gaskets and my problem seemed to be solved then after a short 15 minute ride while coming to a stop it started stalling again. To see if it was only while i was coming to a stop i held the clutch in while going 60 to see if the engine would stall and it seemed to idle fine at 950rpms. The engine also has sounded and felt fine while on the pedal the whole time. The only issues are the idle and stalling. I have also verified my timing and it is correct. I am running out of options here and am seriously losing my patience. Between waiting for parts and constant failures I have been out of a vehicle for two weeks. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated and worthy of my worship lol.

kdrago18 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 08-12-2013, 05:01 PM
79Ford
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: West Jordan
Posts: 1
I am having this same problem. Did you ever get yours figured out? Thanks!
79Ford is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 08-12-2013, 07:57 PM
superj
Registered User
1987 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: corpus christi
Posts: 7,057
Check the float level

I don't feel like working on anything, at this time.
superj is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
87 YJ weber 38 ran amazingly, hit a decent sized pothole now rough idle and stalling kdrago18 YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 6 06-20-2012 06:12 PM
Stalling out when coming to a stop?? 1993sahara YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 13 11-12-2011 02:57 PM
low idle and stalling when I stop jwesleyfox TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 10 12-12-2010 07:23 AM
Stalling when coming to a stop WranglerZac YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 16 10-14-2010 09:58 AM
Coming to stop...won't idle....dies hawkeyeflyer YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 8 11-21-2005 08:14 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome