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The Service Desk

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

3 6 1953 CJ 3A Low Idle Problem
by oilleaker1
Sept 10, 2021 6:37:29 GMT -5

Contact Scoutpilot

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Please fill out and include this form when sending your project to Old Jeep Carbs.

2 3 WO carb rebuild
by Scoutpilot
Mar 10, 2021 17:07:20 GMT -5
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Contact info

2 14 Fuel filter gasket
by Scoutpilot
Aug 16, 2021 14:13:31 GMT -5


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The shop will be closed during these listed times and dates. I will still be available, depending on cell service, on these dates.

1 1 Mark it on your calendar!
by Scoutpilot
Apr 30, 2021 14:53:45 GMT -5

Forum Related

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For Sale, Wanted to Buy, Trade.

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15 129 fan spacer
by Lee
Sept 20, 2021 21:26:21 GMT -5
No New Posts Welcome New Members

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.

26 203 New member from MA
by grumpy
Sept 10, 2021 18:17:06 GMT -5
No New Posts The Back Room - 2 Viewing

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.

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31 1,086 search for an old mine
by rickg
Sept 20, 2021 20:59:18 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

113 990 Carb base gasket
by rickg
Sept 17, 2021 10:09:41 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 38 Plug/Rivet replacement question
by willysjeep
Jul 14, 2018 20:08:39 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?

37 228 Adding a glass bowl fuel filter to a YS637
by athawk11
Sept 3, 2021 8:50:29 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

5 31 Borrowed this from the CJ3B boys
by Scoutpilot
Jan 7, 2020 18:40:11 GMT -5

General Maintenance and Tune-up

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Everything from basic timing to "Sweet Spot" timing.

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4 21 high altitude trails... thoughts on timing & carb tune.
by rickg
Apr 27, 2021 15:58:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Annual Service

General guidelines for servicing.

12 118 Starter Upgrade
by Lee
Jun 27, 2021 23:44:16 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.

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59 638 Newer small engine Carbs...
by oilleaker1
Aug 12, 2020 6:43:39 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

Scoutpilot’s Services Now accepting VISA, MasterCard, AMEX, Discover, and PayPal

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Services and Prices

3 6 Veterans, LEO’s, Firefighters, EMT/Paramedics Attention!
by Scoutpilot
Sept 25, 2020 5:12:58 GMT -5
No New Posts What is Cerakote™?

Let's talk finishes.

1 3 What is Cerakote™?
by Scoutpilot
Aug 26, 2016 3:59:39 GMT -5
No New Posts On The Shelf

This is what I have for sale.

2 3 Fuel Filters
by Scoutpilot
Jun 1, 2020 5:52:36 GMT -5
No New Posts I buy cores.

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

1 6 Cores
by Scoutpilot
Feb 26, 2018 20:07:12 GMT -5


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muley: Scout, Shack, good morning.. Sept 19, 2021 8:58:37 GMT -5
muley: raining like a sob here on the snake river plain.. Sept 19, 2021 11:38:14 GMT -5
oilleaker1: Lee had a HBR for his birthday! It was good too! Sept 19, 2021 16:49:04 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Y'all have fun out there. Sept 19, 2021 18:23:10 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Just a few more things to do for the Asheville show, when I finish my coffee. Sept 20, 2021 4:06:39 GMT -5
muley: yesterdays big rain cleared the smoke. can see clear on up into the sawtooth this morning. nice to be able to breathe.. Sept 20, 2021 9:36:42 GMT -5
Lee: Lee had 2 HBR’s on his BD, and enjoyed them 👍🏽😉 Sept 20, 2021 12:51:15 GMT -5
oilleaker1: 53 and scattered showers. Any rain helps. Sure is dry. May have to have a HBR to feel seasonal. ;) Sept 20, 2021 17:18:58 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: We're supposed to get some rain over the next couple of days. The chance of thunder is low. I hope Bean the Wonder Dog gets to sleep. Sept 20, 2021 18:16:42 GMT -5
Lee: Rained here this afternoon, heavy at times but needed. Sept 20, 2021 20:28:38 GMT -5
muley: Annie worked me like a rented mule today pulling 1/4 mile of down (half buried) barb wire and T posts on the north boundary we have wanted it gone for 20yrs. Natcherly she ran the loader and I chained the posts.. Sept 20, 2021 21:08:50 GMT -5
muley: Bonus we recovered about 50 posts, half of which are suitable for reuse.. Sept 20, 2021 21:14:37 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Morning y'all. Sept 21, 2021 5:27:44 GMT -5
Lee: Morning Sir.. Sept 21, 2021 6:36:02 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Good night guys. Sept 21, 2021 18:24:16 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Hump day again. Sept 22, 2021 4:15:25 GMT -5
cline48: Bacon, egg and cheese sandwich for breakfast. Who is in? Sept 22, 2021 6:09:01 GMT -5
muley: count me in! Sept 22, 2021 7:19:05 GMT -5
Lee: Meeee toooo!….. I made them in SD 👍🏽 Sept 22, 2021 9:24:53 GMT -5
Scoutpilot: Just a couple more things to do and I'll be ready for Asheville. Good night y'all. Sept 22, 2021 18:25:07 GMT -5
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