Crack in float bowl


4 replies to this topic
  • charliep

Posted February 27, 2006 - 07:06 PM

#1

I have a small crack inside my Keihin FCR carb. Its above the drain screw. I guess I tightened the screw to tight. Am I the only idiot to do this?

Where can I buy the bowl? Any suggestions? Sudco wants $150.

I thought I would post, I dont want anyone else to do this. I'm so stupid!! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

  • clark4131

Posted February 27, 2006 - 07:40 PM

#2

Be aware that Sudco's likely does NOT have a leak jet, so your AP timing will be a beeotch to dial in. I'd double check with them before you pull the trigger. JD Jetting advertises a Float Bowl w/ Leak Jet for $60, so I'd give them a call before you do anything else. If you go OEM, you have to buy a whole new carb :thumbsup: ...SC

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  • JSanfilippo

Posted February 27, 2006 - 10:13 PM

#3

JB weld that son-of-a-bitch

  • Numskull

Posted February 27, 2006 - 10:59 PM

#4

JB weld that son-of-a-bitch

:thumbsup:

  • charliep

Posted February 28, 2006 - 08:19 PM

#5

SC, thanks for the info.

I thought about JB weld but, would feel better with a new bowl.

thanks again




 
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