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post #1 of 11 Old 08-11-2004, 06:19 PM Thread Starter
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Weber Carb vs. Stand. Carb 89 YJ

Is there an advantage to getting on the Weber Carb? What are they?

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post #2 of 11 Old 08-12-2004, 06:28 AM
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It depends. Is your Carter carb running badly?

With my stock carb, my Jeep would die out on the smallest incline...now, I can climb slightly larger inclines

Gas mileage stayed the same. Runs smoother now. Just about the only changes I've noticed. Oh yeah, and it idles where it is supposed to

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It idles too low/stalls out sometimes. Other than that its been pretty good.
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post #4 of 11 Old 08-13-2004, 02:47 PM
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Dude getthe Weber. Trust us all. Easy, easy install. YOu will ove it.

BEST 400 I have in the JEEP
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post #6 of 11 Old 08-19-2004, 08:22 AM
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Weber carb

Speaking of Webers, does anyone out there have one for sale, I am still working on this YJ for a poor student friend of my son's, the Carter has been rebuilt, still won't idle, idle tubes drilled out, still won't idle, so the next step is a weber.Anyone with one for sale.
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Hey Jayshoguy, you forgot to mention that the smaller weber practically doubles your power. When I floor my jeep with the weber you can hear the second barrel open up and the engine just roars (snap your head back, not a V8 or anything but BIG improvement). My nuttered BBD on the wife's rig runs smooth, but you kinda just putt along........

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Hey Jayshoguy, you forgot to mention that the smaller weber practically doubles your power. When I floor my jeep with the weber you can hear the second barrel open up and the engine just roars (snap your head back, not a V8 or anything but BIG improvement). My nuttered BBD on the wife's rig runs smooth, but you kinda just putt along........

Heh....yeah there is a bit of a boost when floored...it also drains my gas tank pretty damn quick, too. I tend to use the gas pedal less and less with gas prices as high as they are. Very rarely do I ever get the RPM's up over 2700.

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any more pics i have a prob with my carb
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post #10 of 11 Old 05-19-2012, 01:46 PM
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Hey Jayshoguy, you forgot to mention that the smaller weber practically doubles your power. When I floor my jeep with the weber you can hear the second barrel open up and the engine just roars (snap your head back, not a V8 or anything but BIG improvement). My nuttered BBD on the wife's rig runs smooth, but you kinda just putt along........
whats the model number on the webber. im so confused
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post #11 of 11 Old 05-20-2012, 10:38 AM
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whats the model number on the webber. im so confused
The 32/36?

I can confirm these carbs are magnificent. I haven't ridden much in YJs with stock carbs, but mine and several others' with Webers are just a pleasure to drive. On gasoline (I run LPG in my YJ), it roars when you open up the secondary barrel, and the thing REALLY pulls.
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