Originally Posted by taterkins02
i have a 4.2 engine with a weber carb, i need to buy a rebuild kit for it, but how do i find out what weber carb i have? the numbers on it dont match anything..
Originally Posted by mcmud
If it is really a Weber carb the Series (model) identification will be stamped into the base of the body at the mounting flange on the end that is opposite the choke assembly.
If it looks somewhat similar to a Weber but there is no stamping located there, it is a Solex being marketed as either the 'weber' DGEC 34/34 or possibly the DGEC 36/36.
If it is a Carter/Weber and you find the name cast into the body at choke side of the carb and you find that it has a "stepper motor" attached at the rear of the carb it is the Carter BBD w/stepper.
Here is a good thread with a few pics:
even better pics here, this one shows the id:
First Jeep was an 1989 YJ, 6 cylinder 4.2L , 258. Nuttered and TeamRushed, Weber 38 DGES, Now, I'm venturing into the world of Grand Cherokees