[Healeys] No acceleration

Kees Oudesluijs coudesluijs at chello.nl
Mon Apr 8 09:46:11 MDT 2019

Clutch worn or not properly adjusted causing the clutch to spin? If the 
engine speed is rising but the roadspeed is not it must be clutch related.

Kees Oudesluijs

Op 8-4-2019 om 16:48 schreef Paul Leeks:
> Hi all
> I have a 100/6 with twin carbs and the old gallery head.
> This weekend I retuned the front carb which was running rich and got 
> (I think!) both carbs running the correct mixture (according to 
> Colourtune and the lifting pins).
> However, out on the test drive I get intermittently no/poor 
> acceleration.  In fourth gear at 2,000 RPM and 40 MPH, if I accelerate 
> fairly hard, sometimes the revs and speed pick in unison, but at other 
> times the revs will immediately shoot up to 4,000+ RPM with very 
> little increase in speed.
> Any ideas what I might have managed to break?
> Many thanks
> Paul Leeks
> 100/6 BN4
> Lancashire UK
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