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Unread 03-27-2013, 02:25 PM   #1
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Rough idle and fuel smell

I've got an 87 wrangler 4.2, auto. Just installed a brand new short block bored 60 over, new oil pump, screen, pan, harmonic balancer, had the head completely redone at the machine shop. Also put on a new 32/36 weber carb. New plugs, wires, fuel pump and filter, cap, and rotor. Jeep will start just fine, but when I put it in gear the idle will drop from 750 down to 250-300 range. It also has a fuel smell sometimes when I shut it off. Where Gould I start first trying to fix the problem?

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