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Forum: 430 MEL Engine 01-09-2008, 07:38 PM
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Posted By bcomo
tp tbird: Thanks for the rebuild info. Hope...

tp tbird:

Thanks for the rebuild info.

Hope that you recover fast -- and the medical bills are low.

Take Care.
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 01-04-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,634
Posted By bcomo
I don't see the 430 listed on the Fast Engine...

I don't see the 430 listed on the Fast Engine Parts Web site. http://www.fastengineparts.com
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 01-04-2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,634
Posted By bcomo
Thanks tp tbird. Maybe you could do a post after...

Thanks tp tbird. Maybe you could do a post after the rebuild on how things went.

By the way, if you have the original starter in there, now would be the best time to change it. It's almost an...
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 01-02-2008, 11:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,634
Posted By bcomo
tp tbird: Where did you get the rebuild parts...

tp tbird:

Where did you get the rebuild parts for the 430 -- especially the pistons? Is it a package?

I may need this very soon.

Thanks
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 12-19-2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,634
Posted By bcomo
tp tbird: I made a mistake -- the low end of...

tp tbird:

I made a mistake -- the low end of the spacer goes to the rear -- the high end goes to the front. This levels the carb.

I should have looked before I typed.
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 12-18-2007, 07:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,634
Posted By bcomo
The carb number should be 2853S for the 59 430. ...

The carb number should be 2853S for the 59 430.

The spacer should be a tapered spacer. They are still available new, but I can't remember who has them at this minute. The large end of the spacer...
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