Why my a carburetor on my mini bike only work with choke on and it only goes when I floor it?
The carb needs to be removed, disassembled, cleaned and reassembled. If any gaskets tear you will need a rebuild kit. ...
Asked in Dodge Ram
Why does automatic choke stick in 318 Dodge truck?
A common cause for an automatic choke to stick in a 318 Dodge truck is a dirty carburetor. A spray can be used to clean the carburetor to stop the choke from sticking. ...
Asked in Home & Garden
Where can you get an outomatic choke for small engines?
An automatic choke is connected to the carburetor on small engines. To get a new automatic choke, a new carburetor will need to be purchased. It is easier to install a manual choke and less costly. Kits for this are sold at most automotive repair stores. ...
Asked in Lawn Mowers and Garden Tools
Why would a relatively new Craftsman Front Tine Tiller not start Model 917292481 Behind the choke control it doesn't look to affect anything when moving selector from choke to run. Piece fell off?
The choke control should have a cable attached to it that attaches to the choke on the carburetor at the other end. If you have no movement at the carburetor when you move the choke lever, look for the cable to be disconnected at either the choke lever or the carburetor. ...
Asked in Honda, Honda Motorcycles
Do ride a Honda xr100 with the choke on?
I assume your question was "do you ride an Xr100 with the choke on?". In response to that the answer is no. If you are having to run it with the choke on, that is an indication of clogged jets in the carburetor which will require removing the carburetor, disassembling, cleaning, reassembling and reinstalling on the bike. ...
Why does your choke fuse keep popping on your 1984 Chevrolet Caprice?
The carburetor has an electric choke that is possibly shorted.
Asked in Chevy 350, Electronics Engineering
Where does electric choke wire for 1968 Volkswagen go?
The electric choke wire connects to the electric choke assembly on the carburetor. It's a round, black plastic assembly that is on the side of a STOCK carburetor. There SHOULD be a connection on the "HOT" side of the coil that lets you connect the choke wire. ...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs
What part of the car is the choke and how can it affect the car if its jammed on?
Older vehicles with a carburetor have a choke to aid in cold starts. The choke would be part of the carburetor. If it was to be stuck on the engine would flood and not start. Newer vehicles (mid 80's and up) are fuel injected and do not use the "choke" as such. It is done electronicly. ...
Asked in Chevy El Camino
What does the choke light on a 1980 El Camino mean?
The choke light on a 1980 El Camino indicates that there is a problem with the electric choke on the carburetor. Causes range from loose wires to a defective choke. ...
Asked in Motorcycles
Why motorcycles need choke?
For cold starts a choke allows a richer fuel mixture until the engine warms to operating temperature. A Choke is only necessary on motorcycles with a carburetor. Fuel injected bikes adjust their fuel mixture automatically by a local ECU so no manual choke is needed. ...
Asked in Chevy Trucks and SUVs
How do you adjust the choke on a 1978 350 4 barrel Chevy truck engine?
To adjust the choke on a 1978 350 4 barrel Chevy truck engine, turn the screw on the side of the carburetor. This screw is located in the side of the carburetor. Turning the screw to the right makes the choke open farther. Turn to the left to make the choke open less. ...
Asked in Tractors and Farm Equipment
454 international harvester wont run unless the choke is on full help?
Sounds like you have a plugged jet in the carburetor. You probably need to remove the carburetor and clean all the jets. This should restore you to the correct air/fuel ratio. If that doesn't work, the carburetor needs to be adjusted by the needles. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
When do you need to use a manual choke on a car?
If the car has fuel injection you cannot use a choke. however if the car has a carburetor without a automatic choke that is when add a manual choke cable to the carburetor choke flap. When you pull the choke flap closed it limits the air flow to the engine allowing for the engine to warm up so so it can atomize the fuel for the engine to run more efficiently. This is important in cold weather you almost always have...
Why is your 1985 F-150 idling high?
I Would say the choke on your one barrel carburetor is sticking Start the engine. Let the engine reach operating temperature.Remove your Air cleaner to your Carburetor while the engine is running.Look down the throat of the carburetor and you will see a round flap A.K.A the butterfly.This flap should be completely open when the engine is at operating temperature open so that the air can pass through the throat of the carburetor freely. If you don't understand how a choke works go...
Asked in Lawn Mowers and Garden Tools
Why do i Have to mess with choke while cutting grass or riding the mower around?
If you have to turn the choke on a little, the motor is starving for fuel. need to clean the carburetor ...
Asked in Fuel and Fuel Intake
What device is used as the choke on an automobile?
Older, carburetor operated engines used a choke when you needed to start a cold engine. The choke would change the ratio of fuel to air by causing a slight vacuum above the fuel metering jets. After the engine had started, the vacuum was decreased, and once the engine was warmed up, the vacuum was released, allowing the carburetor to perform as efficiently as possible. The choke was a butterfly valve that was typically attached to the top of the carburetor. When the valve...