220 gpu rpm question

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blacksheep743
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220 gpu rpm question

Post by blacksheep743 » Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:13 pm

setting pitch on trailer. motor goes up to 2500 rpms stops for a few seconds drops ~100 rpms then goes to 2800 rpms and holds fine. took it off the trailer and does same thing. as soon as its 2800 it breaks loose and goes all over the yard. any idea of this hesitation? would love for it to go straight to 2800 rpms. checked plugs they are perfect color. single mag 220 with zentith carb. full rebuild. :florida: :old_glory:
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Re: 220 gpu rpm question

Post by John Fenner » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:17 am

Sounds like it is too rich at idle and then it clears out, you may have slight intake leaks that fat idle circuits are compensating for, a bit of brake cleaner, non chlorinated of course will find the leak.
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Re: 220 gpu rpm question

Post by Seadrift » Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:03 pm

Definitely a fuel issue, if what John said doesn't fix the issue check you fuel lines, had one that didn't leak but sucked air, good luck.
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Re: 220 gpu rpm question

Post by blacksheep743 » Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:17 pm

All fuel line and pump and filter is brand new. I got a video of it today if I can figure out how to post it
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Re: 220 gpu rpm question

Post by John Fenner » Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:16 pm

If you hear a whistle you have an intake leak, you state a new overhaul, I have made mistakes, you need to check intake tubes, flanges for leaks, the only thing else from what you describe is timing.
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