Bogus at Quay for My Car ‘Mini Magic’ Day

13/06/2011

Mini Ready for Priming in Mini Sport Spray Booth

13/06/2011

Mini with Carburettor problem

13/06/2011
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Late last week we had a Mini come in with  a unidentified problem His complaints was that when idling his car kept cutting out and losing power occasionally when reaching around 50mph. Our Mini Sport mechanic had a quick look under the bonnet. The reason for this became apparent quite quickly as the Carburettors jet tube had bent slightly. This might not seem a big problem but this will cause the choke to stay on more than it should do and therefore flooding the Carburettor.

The solution to this problem was a brand new HS4 SU Carburettor – Right Hand – LHIC – 998cc and a quick run on the rolling road to make sure it is fuelling properly.