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#1 tobius

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 01:04 PM

I have a 67 Galaxy 500, it has a 289, i rebuilt the carb in it a while back and it ran fine, i have not started it in a while, yesterday i started it and fuel is coming out of the fuel bowl vent on top the carb, does anyone know why it is doing this are what could be the cause. I appreciate any advice

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#2 mintalkin

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 02:49 PM

it may be the main float thats stuck in the down position and not stopping the fuel entering the chamber.

#3 tobius

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 03:17 PM

Thanks, I will check that


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