Question about 1988 Jeep Wrangler
'88 wrangler with straight 6 cyl. having chronic carb trouble!
Please advise on best solution... am considering changing to Weber carb but not sure if this is best ... are there special adapter plates or gaskets needed???????? Help!
Ok... If you have any experience with carbs, you can get a rebuild kit. The most important part of any rebuild is to clean out obstructions in the passageways. Most times this can be done by using carb cleaner and spraying compressed air through them.Most times, just spraying cleaner into carb while installed is a waste of time as debris usually consists mainly of fine rust particles from inside the fuel tank, which will remain in the fuel bowl unless physically removed. If you can't do this, next best option is to search local junkyards for a similar unit. When replacing, cut the fuel line in a convenient place ahead of the carb inlet and put an aftermarket filter in the line, to prevent debris from re-entering and causing further problems. Most carbs have the adjustments blocked off. before using, it is wise to have someone who knows how to remove those plugs, do this for you so you can adjust it after installed.
Posted on Jan 26, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 28, 2016 | 1995 Jeep Wrangler
Aug 16, 2011 | 1989 Jeep Wrangler
Apr 12, 2011 | 1988 Jeep Wrangler
Mar 18, 2010 | 1988 Jeep Wrangler
Aug 20, 2009 | 1988 Jeep Wrangler
Mar 29, 2009 | 1988 Jeep Comanche
Feb 02, 2009 | 1988 Jeep Wrangler
Jan 30, 2009 | 1988 Jeep Wrangler
1,075 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: