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Re: Dieseling (AKA Running on)?

To: Larry Macy <>
Subject: Re: Dieseling (AKA Running on)?
From: Graham McCann <>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2000 15:00:06 +1000

Could be that you have the idling speed set to high.  750rpm absolute maximum.


At 08:26 pm 25/7/00 -0400, Larry Macy wrote:
>I have the Midget finally running in good form. However one thing puzzles
>me. After setting the timing, adjusting the Weber, replacing the coil,
>plugs, wires, etc, and finally running the valves, it runs like it is
>supposed to. Except for one thing. It diesels (runs on) after I shutoff
>the ignition. I always thought that was mostly a timing issue. Or a
>mixture adjustment. But I can not seem to get it to stop when I shut the
>key off.
>Any clues??
>Larry Macy
>78 Midget
>Keep your top down and your chin up.
>Larry B. Macy, Ph.D.
>System Manager/Administrator
>Neuropsychiatry Section
>Department of Psychiatry
>University of Pennsylvania
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>Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Graham McCann  Rivett, ACT. Australia
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