<VV> FW: 140 guys please help
Harry Yarnell (Verizon)
harryyarnell at verizon.net
Mon May 25 09:22:57 EDT 2015
My experience with a 140 with a miss at light throttle was worn throttle bushings.
From: VirtualVairs [mailto:virtualvairs-bounces at corvair.org] On Behalf Of Tom Berg via VirtualVairs
Sent: Sunday, May 24, 2015 10:45 PM
To: virtualvairs at corvair.org
Subject: <VV> FW: 140 guys please help
Please see Ralph’s plea below.
--Tom in Ohio
From: Ralphsebrell [mailto:ralphsebrell at aol.com]
Sent: Sunday, May 24, 2015 8:32 PM
To: Tom Berg
Subject: Fwd: 140 guys please help
I'm TRYING to send this to the group, but after 4 trys,,, would you forward please?
If any of you 140 people have experienced this and resolved it please help me.
It sharts with a slight miss, light load, in town, light throttle. Over time it will progress to be quite noticeable. I won't let get so far as to backfire.
Found the points rub arm worn to a frazzle (plastic) NOT THAT OLD Reset and same.
New points, and the same.Points set 16/17 Timing set to the HI end of the scale Marithon Hi Test
Guy on Vurtual Vairs suggested I had too much advance and to remove and plug the vac line and see if that helps. Good in town, so out to the freeway, 70mph, ran 90%
Vac line back on,,, same same
I really want to drive to Knoxville, BUT,,,,, Any suggestions would be appreciated
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