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2 3 WO carb rebuild
by Scoutpilot
Mar 10, 2021 17:07:20 GMT -5
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2 12 Fuel filter gasket
by Scoutpilot
Jul 14, 2021 14:10:56 GMT -5


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11 104 49 VJ2 Carb?
by Scoutpilot
Jul 31, 2021 12:56:47 GMT -5
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Tell us about what you have and are working on. Pics are always welcome. Questions and answers are what this site is all about. Yak away.

25 196 Hi to all from Colorado
by brucew
Jul 25, 2021 19:33:59 GMT -5
No New Posts The Back Room

If you have a technical question about anything other than carbs, pumps, filters and the rest of the fuel system, or if you just want to voice your opinion on something, here is the place to do it. A mild word of warning; flamers will be extinguished.

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by Scoutpilot
Jul 30, 2021 15:14:25 GMT -5

Fuel System

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Sub-boards: Carter Carburetor Application List, Carter Rebuild Guide, WO Parts interchange, Questions about your WO, Questions about your YF, Questions about your YS, Questions about your WA-1

111 981 Flea-Bay offering.
by Lee
Jul 29, 2021 20:52:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Basic Carburetor Operation

Knowing how the carburetor works is the starting point for diagnosis of problems with the carb itself.

7 48 A video on basic carburetor operation.
by muskrat
Jul 7, 2021 9:00:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Tools and Equipment

A compilation of actual Carter Tools and some reasonable substitutes.

5 38 Plug/Rivet replacement question
by willysjeep
Jul 14, 2018 20:08:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Fuel Pumps & Fuel Filters

You can talk about anything fuel pump or fuel filter related here.

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by Christena
Jul 26, 2021 8:42:06 GMT -5

Air Cleaners/Filters

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Clean air is one of the most important things to proper combustion and engine longevity.

1 8 Paper filter conversion
by Gunslinger, from the 3A
Jan 19, 2021 10:09:10 GMT -5

PCV System

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The How and Why

5 31 Borrowed this from the CJ3B boys
by Scoutpilot
Jan 7, 2020 18:40:11 GMT -5

General Maintenance and Tune-up

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Everything from basic timing to "Sweet Spot" timing.

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4 21 high altitude trails... thoughts on timing & carb tune.
by rickg
Apr 27, 2021 15:58:52 GMT -5
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General guidelines for servicing.

12 118 Starter Upgrade
by Lee
Jun 27, 2021 23:44:16 GMT -5

Trouble shooting your Carter Carb

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The basic problems an owner can run into.

17 187 Carter YF on L6-226 won’t idle
by Scoutpilot
Jun 27, 2021 4:27:25 GMT -5

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Here are articles and publications useful in the pursuit of your project.

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59 638 Newer small engine Carbs...
by oilleaker1
Aug 12, 2020 6:43:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Carter WO Adjustment Videos

See how it’s done.

7 18 Throwing Wrenches Show Episode Two
by Scoutpilot
Jun 2, 2018 17:15:31 GMT -5

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Services and Prices

3 6 Veterans, LEO’s, Firefighters, EMT/Paramedics Attention!
by Scoutpilot
Sept 25, 2020 5:12:58 GMT -5
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1 3 What is Cerakote™?
by Scoutpilot
Aug 26, 2016 3:59:39 GMT -5
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This is what I have for sale.

2 3 Fuel Filters
by Scoutpilot
Jun 1, 2020 5:52:36 GMT -5
No New Posts I buy cores.

Got a good rebuildable core? Ask me about buying it.

1 6 Cores
by Scoutpilot
Feb 26, 2018 20:07:12 GMT -5


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Scoutpilot: Things are starting to slow down around here. Good night guys. Jul 27, 2021 18:17:21 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Hump day coffee anyone? Jul 28, 2021 3:57:30 GMT -5
Lee: I’m in, back to reality today! 🥲 Jul 28, 2021 6:42:45 GMT -5
oilleaker1: Hottest day of the year here yesterday. The Turkeys were digging into Carol's leaf/compost pile and hunkering down to cool off. Coffee is good, Thanks! Jul 28, 2021 6:54:40 GMT -5
rossm38: Coffee's good today, thanks. Been under the weather but back up now. Plane ride to Detroit on Fri for wife's fam reunion. Hate the plane ride, love the family. Jul 28, 2021 7:23:05 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Yeah. It's gone up since then. 100º on the veranda.

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Scoutpilot: Night boys. Jul 28, 2021 18:23:23 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Work has slowed to a trickle. Time for some maintenance. After coffee... Jul 29, 2021 4:14:46 GMT -5
Lee: Coffee, bearclaws or Apple fritters, your choice, save a few for the late risers on the west side 😎 Jul 29, 2021 6:09:42 GMT -5
m38mike: Thanks Lee but I'm waiting on the Fire Camp Kitchen opening. Scrambled eggs, sausage, muffin, fried potatoes, cold cereal, hot oatmeal, fruit cup, sweet rolls, jalapeno's, hot coffee, hot tea, white milk, chocolate milk, hot chocolate, fruit juices, smiles Jul 29, 2021 7:20:09 GMT -5
Muley: and all on the same plate eh Mike?? Jul 29, 2021 7:28:12 GMT -5
oilleaker1: I'd call that a paid vacation except for this thing called Fire. Fire sucks. So does the smoke. Thanks for putting that crap out. Jul 29, 2021 16:17:10 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Going to do something special tomorrow. I'll tell you all about it when I get back. Good night. Jul 29, 2021 18:10:24 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Morning guys. Let's have a mugful. Got a lot to do today. Jul 30, 2021 4:04:43 GMT -5 *
Lee: Thanks boss 👍🏽 Jul 30, 2021 5:46:35 GMT -5
muley: tgif and thanks for the mug. Jul 30, 2021 7:22:20 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Good night fellas. Jul 30, 2021 18:18:18 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Good morning Gentlemen. Let's have a cup. Jul 31, 2021 4:26:37 GMT -5
m38mike: Naw, Muley, They give me two plates, two bowls, and a bag to carry it all in. Jul 31, 2021 11:59:13 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Thank you, Gary! Good night all. Jul 31, 2021 18:14:27 GMT -5
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