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Adjusting a 1989 Hyundai caruretor

Can I use a dwell meter to accomplish this? If not, why? If so, how?

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Not hardly, A dwell meter measures the saturation period of the ignition coil. It began in the days of distributers and the dwell was expressed as an angle. This was in fact the rotational angle of the distributer cam when the points were closed.
Carburettors for the most part are not adjustable within the meaning of the word, but you can clean and replace gaskets etc. Dwell meters usually double as a rev counters and maybe you mean adjusting the carburetter using rpm as a guide. The answer is still no.

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