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Services and Prices

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4 21 Basic Services and Prices
by Scoutpilot
Mar 14, 2022 5:29:49 GMT -5
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Please fill out and include this form when sending your project to Old Jeep Carbs.

1 2 Request for service form
by freedom1911
Jul 7, 2022 14:52:47 GMT -5
No New Posts What is Cerakote™?

Let's talk finishes.

1 4 What is Cerakote™?
by Scoutpilot
Feb 6, 2022 8:27:48 GMT -5
No New Posts On The Shelf

This is what I have for sale.

3 11 For Sale: WO 440/450
by Scoutpilot
Sept 12, 2022 10:18:29 GMT -5
No New Posts I buy cores.

Got a good rebuildable core? Ask me about buying it.

1 8 Cores
by Scoutpilot
May 23, 2022 3:03:13 GMT -5

The Service Desk

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Tell us about what you have and are working on. Pics are always welcome. Questions and answers are what this site is all about. Yak away.

28 220 new member
by jwd
Mar 6, 2022 13:06:14 GMT -5
No New Posts The Back Room

If you have a technical question about anything other than carbs, pumps, filters and the rest of the fuel system, or if you just want to voice your opinion on something, here is the place to do it. A mild word of warning; flamers will be extinguished.

Sub-board: Philadelphia Club

41 1,646 Happy birthday Grumpy
by rickg
Oct 1, 2022 10:37:42 GMT -5
No New Posts Questions?

Questions about your carburetor, fuel pump, and filters will be answered.

13 76 Worn threads
by airportops
Sept 18, 2022 20:08:37 GMT -5
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For Sale, Wanted to Buy, Trade.

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13 154 Cap gasket
by Scoutpilot
Sept 4, 2022 18:21:49 GMT -5

Fuel System

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You can talk about anything carburetor related here.

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Sub-boards: Carter Carburetor Application List, Carter Rebuild Guide, WO Parts interchange, Questions about your WO, Questions about your YF, Questions about your YS, Questions about your WA-1

118 1,018 Carb base to gasket?
by airportops
Sept 17, 2022 15:50:46 GMT -5
No New Posts Basic Carburetor Operation

Knowing how the carburetor works is the starting point for diagnosis of problems with the carb itself.

7 49 A video on basic carburetor operation.
by muskrat
Aug 23, 2021 10:23:32 GMT -5
No New Posts Tools and Equipment

A compilation of actual Carter Tools and some reasonable substitutes.

5 43 Alternate Rivet Tools...
by Scoutpilot
Dec 20, 2021 15:27:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Fuel Pumps & Fuel Filters

You can talk about anything fuel pump or fuel filter related here.

Sub-boards: Fuel System, Questions about Fuel Pumps, Questions about Fuel Filters?

39 237 Fuel issues (I think)
by Scoutpilot
Sept 4, 2022 18:27:10 GMT -5

Air Cleaners/Filters

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Clean air is one of the most important things to proper combustion and engine longevity.

1 8 Paper filter conversion
by Gunslinger, from the 3A
Jan 19, 2021 10:09:10 GMT -5

PCV System

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The How and Why

7 35 PVC Vacuum variabion at idle and high RPM
by Scoutpilot
Sept 18, 2022 2:59:18 GMT -5

General Maintenance and Tune-up

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Everything from basic timing to "Sweet Spot" timing.

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5 30 high altitude trails... thoughts on timing & carb tune.
by rickg
Feb 4, 2022 9:24:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Annual Service

General guidelines for servicing.

12 119 Starter Upgrade
by grumpy
Feb 4, 2022 7:31:59 GMT -5

Trouble shooting your Carter Carb

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The basic problems an owner can run into.

17 187 Carter YF on L6-226 won’t idle
by Scoutpilot
Jun 27, 2021 4:27:25 GMT -5

The Library

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Here are articles and publications useful in the pursuit of your project.

Sub-board: Willys Jeep Manuals

61 639 Heat riser replacement.
by Scoutpilot
Apr 9, 2022 10:30:57 GMT -5
No New Posts Carter WO Adjustment Videos

See how it’s done.

7 18 Throwing Wrenches Show Episode Two
by Scoutpilot
Jun 2, 2018 17:15:31 GMT -5


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Scoutpilot: No work today. Storm and Vacation prep after coffee. Sept 29, 2022 3:30:28 GMT -5
btinsc: Yeah, better roll up your britches legs and fill your pockets with rocks! Sept 29, 2022 7:08:13 GMT -5
muley: awful hard to swim with a pocket fulla rocks! Sept 29, 2022 12:47:23 GMT -5
gmcjr: But ya don’t float away! :D :D :D Sept 29, 2022 16:46:58 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Delayed departure until Saturday. Weather considerations. Sept 29, 2022 18:01:37 GMT -5
muley: SSS Secret Squirrel Saturday! Sept 29, 2022 19:43:55 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Coffee's up. Watching the sky. Sept 30, 2022 3:08:22 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Raining...Windy. Sept 30, 2022 4:45:52 GMT -5
oilleaker1: Tropical Storm Scout. Hope you get that cup down before it blows it out of your hand. Sept 30, 2022 5:39:42 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Power failed a little while ago. Within 15 seconds the Generac kicked on. Outage didn't last long, but I love that machine! Sept 30, 2022 11:06:58 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Placed my antique military anemometer on the railing at the North end of the veranda. Registered a 60MPH gust. I know. I know. That's just a breeze for you all who live on the high plains. But I'm surrounded by 60-foot-tall trees. Sept 30, 2022 15:22:21 GMT -5
muley: that qualifies as big wind. Sept 30, 2022 15:39:41 GMT -5
oilleaker1: Wondered about tree downfall from that storm. Higher than normal wind will show the weaknesses. Sept 30, 2022 16:41:20 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: We'll see tomorrow morning. Good night guys. Sept 30, 2022 18:15:56 GMT -5
binthere: HBR to Grumpy!! Sept 30, 2022 20:24:34 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Takeoff today. Happy Birthday, Grumpster! Coffee and Bday cake! Oct 1, 2022 2:49:41 GMT -5
oilleaker1: We harassed grumpy yesterday. HBD Keith. Rain and cool here. Oct 1, 2022 6:10:03 GMT -5
Lee: HBD Keith, take care of that finger 😬….. 🍳 Eggs anyone ? Oct 1, 2022 7:31:31 GMT -5
grumpy: Hate to whine but stitches on the finger tip aren’t comfortable!🖕🖕🖕 Oct 1, 2022 9:32:23 GMT -5
brucew: I dont hear any whining. All I can hear is a generator. Sorry to hear about your finger, Grumpy. Happy Birthday, and many more. We have miles to jeep…. Oct 1, 2022 10:16:28 GMT -5
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