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84 GL Weber Carb
Posted 03 January 2006 - 06:02 PM
I've got an 84 GL wagon (186K) with a Weber Carb installed when I bought it two years ago. Of course the carbuerator base plate is a "custom" job completed with silicone. Its got a decent vacumn leak of course.
Does anyone know of a place to find a Weber base plate made for the EA81?
Also any ideas of why my Sube is so cold blooded in the morning? She won't idle until I've revved her up for a couple minutes, and never starts the first time either. The electronic choke works intermitently at best. Once she warms up she idles at 1000 rpm steady.
Once she warms up she runs okay. 25 miles per gallon freeway.
The carb is clean. Filters are new. I've got newer plugs. The timing is set about right, distributor seems okay. Could I look for a hotter coil? What about getting more spark out of my plugs?
Thanks for any advice!
Happy New from NW Washington, where its Subaru Country all year round!
Posted 03 January 2006 - 06:07 PM
Posted 03 January 2006 - 06:13 PM
Posted 03 January 2006 - 10:08 PM
I guess my question would be....would a "hotter" coil really make a difference?
Posted 03 January 2006 - 10:16 PM
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