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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-25-2021, 02:34 PM
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Views: 1,141
Posted By bavArian
Re: Model A dies with throttle open

I already thought about using grease, but I'd guessed that it would liquify as soon as the engine is warmed up the first time?
The intake manifold becomes quite hot when the engine is running after...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-25-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,141
Posted By bavArian
Re: Model A dies with throttle open

Update:

Chuck was right!
Found a vacuum leak today, the throttle shaft has some play. Spraying brake cleaner onto the shaft helped, the engine ran better but still not at all nice.

After...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,141
Posted By bavArian
Re: Model A dies with throttle open

Turning the GAV open 1 turn seems to not change much. I'll try tomorrow with more than 1 revolution, maybe that will fix it? (I doubt it though)
If that doesn't help, I'll check for vacuum leaks and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2021, 10:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,141
Posted By bavArian
Re: Model A dies with throttle open

I have exactly the same problem as trevorsworth, except that it's continous on my car.
The engine idles nicely after warming up (choke off and GAV completely closed), but as soon as I push the...
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