View single post by redracer
 Posted: 08-02-2016 02:28 pm
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Joined: 09-10-2012
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Yes, as ESPRIT2 pointed out, a lean carb. can make the engine run hot. Please get a CO meter, colortune, or whatever to check your air to fuel mixture. Again, as previously pointed out, the cars originally came to the states quite lean. I have a CO meter and tune it to 4% or slightly higher at 2800-3000rpm. I don't know if your state still has emission laws for older cars like ours, but in Georgia there is a 25 year rule, which would have been 1999 for us.