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post #1 of (permalink) Old 11-03-1999, 02:59 PM
Wrangler88
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Someone HELP! i need some info!

here the problem, every morning, when i go to start my jeep, it won't start unless i poor gas straight into the carb then it starts, i only have to do that once when i start it in the morning, the rest of the day it goes fine not problems starting or even driving, anyone have this too? its bugging me to death!
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MIkey

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post #2 of (permalink) Old 11-03-1999, 03:56 PM
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Re: Someone HELP! i need some info!

Two possiblities:
1. You have a leak in the carb bowl and all the gas is going down into the manifold. Rebuild the carb to fix.
2. You might have a slight leak in one of the fuel lines AND your carb float needle is not seating fully....in this rare case you will siphone gas out of the carb.

My money is on #1.


John......southern CA
84CJ7,3"lift,32"BFG
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