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Re: Dizzy

 by dale50000 ¦  Sat Sep 26, 2020 12:08 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: Dizzy ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 3198

Thank you :-D :-D :-D

Re: The $70 replacement Carb

 by dale50000 ¦  Wed Sep 02, 2020 9:25 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: The $70 replacement Carb ¦  Replies: 7 ¦  Views: 3525

On my 1985 Chevy Sprint, 5speed, I replaced the stock carb with a Weber Carb. Cost more than the $70 one. Just needed to have the spacer changed and used a Subaru throttle cable. Power is outstanding and NO smog stuff. I had sent the Hitachi to FL 4 times to have them rebuild it. They just could not...

Re: The $70 replacement Carb

 by dale50000 ¦  Sun Feb 02, 2020 7:32 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: The $70 replacement Carb ¦  Replies: 7 ¦  Views: 3525

Hi, Just a few questions. Is the carb spacer and gaskets the same used on the new carb, what did you do with the emission tubing and a new one on e-bay is $40 and is it for a New carburetor for Toyota Starlet 4K 1982-1984 did it show these years or ? Thank you for your help…..


 by dale50000 ¦  Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:02 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: Dizzy ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 3198

Does anyone have a picture of the dizzy where the spark plug from the dizzy cap to the spark plugs. I mess up what wire go to what spark plug. Thanks

Electrical part on the Hitachi Carburetor

 by dale50000 ¦  Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:26 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: Electrical part on the Hitachi Carburetor ¦  Replies: 0 ¦  Views: 2967

There is an electrical thing on the Hitachi Carburetor and I know they can go bad. If the part does go bad, what are the symptoms ??? Thanks Dale

My 85 Sprint

 by dale50000 ¦  Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:59 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: My 85 Sprint ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 2900

Finally, after 5 times sending my Carb to Florida to have the Carb cleaned and rebuilt, I finally got it back and it idles at the 850 rpm. Previous returns the idle was at 2000 rpm. I tested the compression and the results are: #1 195, #2 186 and #3 193. Did these tests when the engine was cold. Are...

The most Fuel Efficient Cars Since 1984

 by dale50000 ¦  Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:44 pm ¦  Forum: News & Articles ¦  Topic: The most Fuel Efficient Cars Since 1984 ¦  Replies: 0 ¦  Views: 4270

The Most Fuel Efficient Cars Since 1984 The EPA listed the most fuel-efficient cars built since 1984. Of course the Prius is on there, but so are many cars that are some 20 years old. So why are the old cars so good at sipping fuel? By Larry Webster Jun 9, 2010 1984 chevy sprint on the street Accord...

1985 Chevy Sprint Fuel Pump Push Rod

 by dale50000 ¦  Sat Oct 27, 2018 1:08 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: 1985 Chevy Sprint Fuel Pump Push Rod ¦  Replies: 0 ¦  Views: 2889

Spectra Premium® Fuel Pump Push Rod Chevy Sprint 1985, Fuel Pump Push Rod by Spectra Premium®. If your vehicle is in need of a new fuel pump, this product by Spectra Premium is your best choice to restore its performance. Designed and manufactured to be identical to... Performs according to OE speci...

How can I make my MK1 have daytime running light

 by dale50000 ¦  Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:23 pm ¦  Forum: Electronics ¦  Topic: How can I make my MK1 have daytime running light ¦  Replies: 1 ¦  Views: 1760

I want to have daytime running lights, what can I do to my car to make this happen ???

Re: MK1 Carb Vacuum Routing

 by dale50000 ¦  Sat Jul 28, 2018 12:55 pm ¦  Forum: Engine ¦  Topic: MK1 Carb Vacuum Routing ¦  Replies: 9 ¦  Views: 2158

Phil, Thank you for all your help, will let you know when I get it running. Really appreciate all your help and time :D :D :D

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