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Old 08-18-2011, 08:49 PM
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Had my carburator rebuilt & on way home engine over heated. Has been over heating ever since. Replaced thermostat & still the same. Not sure if having carb. done has anything to do with it. Can't figure out why it's running so hot.
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Old 08-18-2011, 09:33 PM
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Lean air-to-fuel mixture can cause excessive heat. Wrong timing can too. Check your heat riser valve to make sure it isn't stuck shut.
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Thank you, I will check both of these.
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Might check to make sure your temperature gauge is reading right. Changed everything once and found out I had two different bad sensors. Good luck
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