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RoccoRhys
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Please help

Post by RoccoRhys » Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:10 pm

So i just tried to give my car some welly, and it jolted abit, and went i went to pull off she wouldnt go. She starts up fine but sounds like a miss fire to my untrained ears?
The can will roll on the clutch but wont drive, any ideas ? Please help!

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Re: Please help

Post by C 20 CCO » Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:20 pm

How old is the clutch? Have you done any work or had work done to the transmission or clutch?


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Re: Please help

Post by essextom » Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:26 pm

carb flange?



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Re: Please help

Post by mark1gls » Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:22 pm

A bit more info will help...

Fuel injection or carb?

When was it last serviced and what was done?

Did you do or replace anything before it went wrong?

Any strange or extra noises?

Any air pipes fell off or electrical connection fell off?

Any fuel in the filter, you can only see if a carb engine...

How the fuel tank and fuel filler neck looking, any rusty holes? (shine a torch down the filler neck)


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Re: Please help

Post by rattyscala » Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:51 pm

carb flange.. rock the carb and look at the rubber mounting... yours is split... 15 quid on ebay and 30mins unbolting.. you will need a new gasket