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Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-28-2019, 06:00 AM
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Posted By Laura
I have no idea how to post photos but when I...

I have no idea how to post photos but when I operate the throttle, I turn the throttle directly with my finger. I am using no linkage. The governor is disconnected externally but I did not take the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-27-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
I cut out the filter segment of the tank nozzle....

I cut out the filter segment of the tank nozzle. The flow was good but the engine problems stayed the same. Pretty frustrating. I believe I am dealing with multiple problems and one resolution does...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-27-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
The motor is about 2 years old and I did not buy...

The motor is about 2 years old and I did not buy it. I bought a kart with it on the kart.

I did take the fuel tank off and allowed fuel to drain out of the fuel hose and into a can. The fuel flow...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-27-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
Thanks again. I was not sure how this "black"...

Thanks again. I was not sure how this "black" phenolic insulator mounted etc. Good info and another possibility of a vacuum leak.

I have used a small amount of gasket maker on the gasket between...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-26-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
I just tried starting and running it with the...

I just tried starting and running it with the fuel tank cap loose to confirm there was ventilation so the fuel could drain okay to the tank under load. It still did not have power unless the choke...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-26-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
I ordered a new carb again because the main jet...

I ordered a new carb again because the main jet would not come out with a screw driver. The carb I had trouble with was new in January and the engine ran great. Had not started it since mid February....
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-26-2019, 05:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
Wow Thanks for the great diagrams. It looks...

Wow Thanks for the great diagrams. It looks like this is a Honda diagram but the clone is almost identical.

They are calling the brass screw with a spring around it the "pilot screw". It...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-25-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
Daniel you have been a lot of help. Thanks. ...

Daniel you have been a lot of help. Thanks.

I am just getting started in fooling with go karts. I like to drive them but I also have several neighbor kids and dads that love them too. Keeps kids...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-24-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
So Daniel; you have a red arrow on the above...

So Daniel; you have a red arrow on the above photo. What is that? I took it out and expected to find a hole in the brass tube that is inserted in the plastic piece you show with red arrow. There is...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-24-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
What is the idle screw supposed to be set at? 1...

What is the idle screw supposed to be set at? 1 turn out, 2 turns out ????

Also, when i tried to take out the main jet (the long tube going up the middle of the bowl) it did not want to loosen or...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-24-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
I have completely taken the carburetor apart and...

I have completely taken the carburetor apart and cleaned it including the jets.

It still has to have the choke closed and the throttle open to start it.
If i try to open the choke it begins to...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-23-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
Thanks will try it!

Thanks will try it!
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-23-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 401
Posted By Laura
212 Engine Question

I have a go kart with a Predator 212 engine. I can get it started this spring as long as the choke is closed and I hold the throttle open at least halfway. It will not stay running if I open the...
Forum: Electric Projects 01-01-2019, 04:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 705
Posted By Laura
https://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Beating-Elect...

https://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Beating-Electric-Race-Kart/

Slow and Boring. Try this on for size.

I drove several races in an indoor kart facility where the karts were all electric. A...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-01-2019, 04:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By Laura
I am not very techy and cannot post a photo. I...

I am not very techy and cannot post a photo. I will work it out.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-30-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By Laura
Clutch Question

I bought a kart that has a clutch on a Predator engine. The clutch is always engaged as soon as the engine is started therefore it loads up and dies just as fast. Are these max torque clutches any...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-30-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By Laura
Steering Hub Question

I am trying to find a kart steering hub that has 32 splines. I find other numbers such as 36 splines. Not sure what type of kart this old one is but if anyone knows these things I would appreciate a...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-09-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By Laura
Kart Tires

The guy I just bought an older kart from also sold me several sets of tires and some rims. Some are 6 inch rims and some are 5 inch. He said the 5 inch are for asphalt and the 6 inch are for dirt....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-09-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By Laura
Thanks.......

Thanks.......
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-09-2018, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By Laura
Steering Wheel question

I am trying to rebuild an older kart and do not have a steering wheel. The shaft is splined. What type of an adapter do I need with splines so I can mount a three bolt or other wheel?
Does anyone...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By Laura
What happens differently if the governor is...

What happens differently if the governor is disabled verses completely removed?
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2018, 06:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 780
Posted By Laura
https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-p...

https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-pty-pty_forms&hsimp=yhs-pty_forms&hspart=pty&p=youtube.com%2Fhemi+vs+non+hemi+212+Predator#id=1&vid=7fd506a9b207e1ee96c9ac6cda4f6de9&action=click
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Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Laura
Fuel Delivery

Thanks for the info. I felt that was the case but was not sure or how the pump was powered.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-03-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Laura
Fuel Delivery Question

Most carburetors are gravity feed. How does the fuel get to the carb when the tank is mounted under the steering wheel?

Sorry....I am new to go karts.
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