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There are two screws to the carb. Both have set screws(plastic collars) that prevent them from turning more than 3/4's of a turn. Should I remove the collars from the screws.

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Yes you can,be careful not to bend the screws,then you can adjust the mixture.You do not have to replace the plastic caps but you can.

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