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  • Bill Lindsey Jan 06, 2013

    hold your engine rpms at appx. 2000 and spray several short blasts of water from a spray bottle thru your air intake

  • kerry Jan 06, 2013

    thank you bill. will try it.

  • Bill Boyd Jan 07, 2013

    along time ago a plate with a small hole it and a small plastic hose and water bottle was available to remove carbon and lead build up in the motor. The plate was fitted between the carby and the manifold and allowed what is proposed over a period of time while driving. It was discontinued as it proved ineffective and in some cases disloged solid particles which got stuck between the valve and the seat causing damage As I said not to many ways other than removing the head and doing the job properly.

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Not to many ways short of removing the head and using a scraper or bead blaster

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  • kerry Jan 05, 2013

    thanks bill.

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    jamiem1416 Jan 06, 2013

    carbon buil up on what?? more info

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