Holley carb problems - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > General Tech
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

General Tech Have a question that is not covered by one of the other categories? This is the forum for all other items not specifically covered in other categories.

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-15-2005, 06:21   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: perth
Posts: 22
Holley carb problems

Got a Bronco duel fuel .
Runs fine on LPG , switch it to petrol and it runs like whore at that time of the month !

Went to the Holley site and could not find the serial numbers that matched up with the carb that is on the Bronco .
I'm tempted to turf it and put on a 2 barrel carter .
Never had much luck with Holley carbs.

Thanks aussieG !
aussieG is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-20-2005, 03:59   #2 (permalink)
ignorance is bliss
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: warrnambool
Posts: 281
Re: Holley carb problems

Usually Holleys on gas causing probs will be either the tin floats collapsed or needle and seats sticking and flooding engine something awful. 650 Dbl Pumper I had used to do it every time, found filling carb with fuel and leaving it sit over night was enough to fix it up. Replaced floats with plastic/bakelight ones and was good as new.
clevokid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2005, 05:09   #3 (permalink)
Nitrous oxide xf
 
libbys_xf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: sunshine coast
Age: 32
Posts: 165
Re: Holley carb problems

yep the float for sure
libbys_xf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2005, 05:34   #4 (permalink)
74 XB Fairmont
 
brenx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Cranbourne, Vic
Posts: 5,113
Re: Holley carb problems

I'd also think the accel pumps will be dead too. The don't like running dry. Dual fuel has it's disadvantages.
__________________
XB Fairmont (street car) 11.07@123.02mph.
brenx is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > General Tech



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:53.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.