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1. [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Bob Leaver <boleaver@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 15:58:26 -0600
I have a 1965 Triumph TR4a that I rebuilt the SU carbs and now I can't get the idle below about 1500. I've tried all the screws and checked all gaskets and nothing. The only possibility I can come up
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00048.html (8,986 bytes)

2. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: "andrew uprichard" <auprichard@uprichard.net>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 18:52:11 -0400
What if you push the shaft down manually? Is it maybe just stiff or getting caught up? And is your timing correct? Andrew Uprichard Jackson, Michigan I have a 1965 Triumph TR4a that I rebuilt the SU
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00049.html (10,551 bytes)

3. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Dave Connitt <dconnitt@fuse.net>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 19:09:54 -0400
Bob, you might contact Joe Curto? He rebushed and fitted new throttle shafts in my SU??s several years ago and it was less than $300.00. Plus he has done it before (grin) Dave Connitt Sent from my i
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00050.html (11,759 bytes)

4. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: William Pugh <anabil007@comcast.net>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 16:24:04 -0700
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/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00051.html (16,326 bytes)

5. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Mark J Bradakis <mark@bradakis.com>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 17:44:56 -0600
Have you tried spraying carb cleaner around the carbs, the carb/manifold mating surface, the manifold/head joint?  Have you balanced the carbs?  Are you sure it is not just the linkage hanging up s
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00053.html (9,752 bytes)

6. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <bk13@earthlink.net>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 17:33:27 -0700
Bob - You may want to see if you have someplace local that can ream the carbs for you.  One of these days I'll be taking mine to a local guy that rebuilds carbs out of his garage.  I have the parts
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00054.html (12,140 bytes)

7. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: DAVID MASSEY <dave1massey@cs.com>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 00:34:33 +0000 (UTC)
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/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00055.html (15,016 bytes)

8. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Jack McGahey <McGaheyRx@aol.com>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 20:54:33 -0400
I doubt very seriously that your shaft bushings are leaking enough air to maintain a 1500 rpm idle - the shafts would have to be REALLY loose in their bushings and you??d probably notice - probably
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00056.html (11,815 bytes)

9. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Jack McGahey <McGaheyRx@aol.com>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 20:54:33 -0400
I doubt very seriously that your shaft bushings are leaking enough air to maintain a 1500 rpm idle - the shafts would have to be REALLY loose in their bushings and you??d probably notice - probably
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00057.html (11,815 bytes)

10. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Michael Marr <mmarr@albiontechnical.com>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 01:40:50 +0000
The Moss reamer cuts a hole that is 10 thousands (nominal) oversize, and requires you to use ten thousandths oversize throttle shafts. The reamer has an extended pilot, so that, even when reaming by
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00059.html (15,002 bytes)

11. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: bill beecher <notakitcar@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 21:36:20 -0500
Save the grief at about the same cost, send off to Joe Curto for new bushes and shafts. You will know it??s right, your TR will thank you. NFI Serenity Now...... Bob - You may want to see if you
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00060.html (12,104 bytes)

12. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: bill beecher <notakitcar@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 21:36:20 -0500
Save the grief at about the same cost, send off to Joe Curto for new bushes and shafts. You will know it??s right, your TR will thank you. NFI Serenity Now...... Bob - You may want to see if you
/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00061.html (12,067 bytes)

13. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: Cliff Hansen <cliff_hansen@outlook.com>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 03:54:06 +0000
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/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00064.html (27,446 bytes)

14. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: EDWARD WOODS <fogbro1@comcast.net>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 09:41:14 -0400 (EDT)
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/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00067.html (14,269 bytes)

15. Re: [TR] fast idle problem (score: 1)
Author: TERRY SMITH <terryrs@comcast.net>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 10:33:36 -0400 (EDT)
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/html/triumphs/2020-05/msg00069.html (19,036 bytes)


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