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post #1 of 4 Old 09-26-2010, 08:00 PM Thread Starter
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loading up on rough roads

just installed a weber coversion kit carburator on my 74 cj5 258 6 .and when i go off road and drive at slow speeds it gets to cutting out and loads up . when i get out on the main road it clears up and runs fine . dont know what is going on , this weber carb is great , made this 258 come alive . just cant figure out the rough road ,slow speed issue . help would be greatly appreciated . thanks !!

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post #2 of 4 Old 09-27-2010, 09:39 AM Thread Starter
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Ok, guys i know that someone out there can give me some advise on what could be wrong with this carb .
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post #3 of 4 Old 09-27-2010, 09:47 AM
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Sounds like the needle is bouncing off the seat and allowing in too much gas.
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post #4 of 4 Old 09-27-2010, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
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sounds right , so i should limit the float height ,so it will shut off sooner correct ?
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