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Larry Jones
08-29-2013, 05:17 PM
After my mechanic rebuilt the 4100 carb he indicated I have a faulty diaphragm on the distributor. The car has the electronic ignition install into the distributor. The car starts up now everytime without pumping the gas about 6 times. Should Ibe concerned about this matter. Larry

08-29-2013, 06:57 PM
Even with the electronic ignition upgrade I believe you still need the vacuum advance to advance the timing. You should get a new one. It will be leaking vacuum until you do as long as it's hooked up to the carburetor.


Larry Jones
08-29-2013, 08:50 PM
thank you John. Larry