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Re: Adjusting mixture with cleaners on

To: (Eric R. Stephen)
Subject: Re: Adjusting mixture with cleaners on
From: Graham McCann <>
Date: Tue, 19 May 1998 08:40:34 +1000
At 08:34 am 18/05/98 -0400, Eric R. Stephen wrote:
>Good morning all:
>I seem to be having some trouble leaning out my mixture.  Tune up is
>complete mixture was adjusted and carbs synchronized. Put on the K&N's and
>the car is now running rich.  I've turned the adjustment nut clockwise two
>flats each so far and have not noticed any appreciable change in the rpms
>when lifting the pin.  Should the air cleaners make that much of a

The old principle was to go one flat leaner to allow for the air restriction.


97 MGF (for which you need a $20,000 piece of test equipment to adjust the
air/fuel ratio!)

Graham McCann  Rivett, ACT. Australia
Phone/Fax: +61 2 62889055

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