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Services and Prices

3 7 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 1 Request for service form
by Scoutpilot
Dec 7, 2017 8:20:11 GMT -5
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Contact info

2 16 This is how you can reach me.
by Scoutpilot
Mar 6, 2022 4:48:18 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.

4 5 For Sale: WO 440/450
by Scoutpilot
Oct 31, 2021 5:37:01 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 Questions?

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

12 73 Carter WO throttle shaft clearance
by muley
Jun 25, 2022 16:15:21 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 2 Mark it on your calendar!
by Scoutpilot
May 16, 2022 18:33:37 GMT -5

Forum Related

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For Sale, Wanted to Buy, Trade.

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12 147 Parts wanted
by grumpy
Jun 19, 2022 6:42:27 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.

Sub-board: Philadelphia Club

48 1,679 My turn now…..
by brucew
Jul 5, 2022 14:37:10 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

117 1,016 What did you do to it last?
by brucew
Feb 20, 2022 17:15:42 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?

38 235 Fuel vacuum
by Scoutpilot
Feb 15, 2022 4:41:56 GMT -5

Air Cleaners/Filters

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No New Posts Give 'em clean air!

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

6 33 PCV Tech Bulletin For Later Model Willys
by cline48
May 28, 2022 9:32:16 GMT -5

General Maintenance and Tune-up

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Everything from basic timing to "Sweet Spot" timing.

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4 28 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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