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My carb throws fire it does not idle?

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Answered 2006-08-26 16:35:03

Check Timing First Sounds Like That Is Your Problem. If it turns out to not be the ignition timing, it could also be the camshaft timing. If your camshaft is mistimed it means that your timing chain or timing belt has slipped and must be replaced.

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