[Healeys] engine trouble
bspidell at comcast.net
Tue Sep 5 21:02:55 MDT 2017
Just a SWAG: bad condenser could cause those symptoms. Also, is fuel
pump new? What type (points, electronic)? Maybe it wimps out under load?
On 9/5/2017 10:53 AM, Ed O'Neal wrote:
> OK. Full tank of non-ethanol gas. Replaced the fuel filter & fuel
> pump, cleaned the carb inlet screens and checked the float valves.
> All new copper fuel lines about two years ago – SAME PROBLEM.
> WHAT NOW ???
> The BJ7 has been up on jack stands for about 2 months while I did
> transmission work. Upon completion, the engine was a little had to
> start, but finally started. On the road test, the engine would not
> rev above 2,200 to 2,400 RPM – light bucking and missing. I have
> checked ignition – dwell & timing and fuel seems OK. Almost feels
> like the mechanical advance is stuck. But I’m stalled. Anyone had a
> similar problem ???
> Ed O’Neal
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Healeys