Re: [Enfield] '43 Enfield with carb problems...
yes, it does run out when i hold down the tickler button. there seems to be plenty of fuel, Pete.
--- On Mon, 4/22/13, P Snidal <snidepete@...> wrote:
From: P Snidal <snidepete@...>
Subject: Re: [Enfield] '43 Enfield with carb problems...
Date: Monday, April 22, 2013, 1:29 PMAt 09:29 AM 4/22/2013, you wrote:
>Thought my WD Enfield was a '45, but have been informed by better
>sources that the frame and engine numbers declare the bike to be a
>'43. Lucky me! Anyhow, I'm having a difficult time keeping the
>carb in a well-running position (air screw, idel, choke). The bike
>had not run in 13 years, so I completely cleaned the carb, installed
>new fuel lines and relined the fuel tank, and then she ran very
>well, although normally always needing a bit of choke. Recently,
>though, sometimes she gasps for either air or fuel and then dies and
>is a bair to restart,
How does she tickle? Does fuel run out the holes in the sides of the
float bowl top when you hold the tickler down?