The engine is a 998 from a metro and is fitted with the HIf 38 carb. Its had a stage 1 kit fitted from Somerford mini spares which came complete with a new needle and replacement element Ive set the timing to 8 degrees btdc with the vacuum hose removed and at 1000rpm.
May 25, 2015 · Carb spacers are generally made from wood, aluminum, phenolic resin, or polymer. The material has a direct impact on the spacers’ insulation ability, as they all transfer heat at a different rate. Or more scientifically put, the materials have varying thermal conductivity ratings, where a lower rating means better insulation.
Jul 01, 2013 · Well the car still will not start and I can only now assume it beacuse of the crabs. The carbs has fuel but its not getting to the engine. The cars starts for a bit if I squirt a bit of fuel in the carbs so maybe is the floats not set correctly.