<VV> Corvair stalling in Reverse ONLY

J R Read_HML hmlinc at sbcglobal.net
Mon May 25 14:44:16 EDT 2009

If Matt is correct - and he normally is - try unplugging the backup switch 
and see if the problem goes away.  Perhaps there is a short in that wiring?
Later, JR

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Matt Nall" <patiomatt at aol.com>
To: <virtualvairs at corvair.org>
Sent: Monday, May 25, 2009 11:58 AM
Subject: Re: <VV> Corvair stalling in Reverse ONLY

>  Sure sounds electrical.... jump 12 volts directly to the coil and see
> what happens.
> Matt Nall
> Charleston, Oregon
> http://mysite.verizon.net/nalllm
> -----Original Message-----
> From: vaircor65 <vaircor65 at yahoo.com>
> 65 Corvair Corsa,4sp,4carbs stalling in reverse? When you restart
> it idles
> around 500rpm and drops lower and cuts out. When in neutral it idles at
> 800rpm
> and drives good. Adjusted timing to 18deg at idle 700rpm and balanced
> carbs.
> Only when you have it in reverse.Any suggestions?
> Rodney Parker
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