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I've stuck a question about carb options on the Mk2 Astra forum just for the hell of it.

 

I'll either be:

 

Ignored

Advised to fit a weber

Advised to by a GTE

 

:-D

Tbh, most carbs for any 1.3 should do the job within reason. They chuck in a ball park amount of fuel into a certain sized orifice and have a certain amount of adjustment either way.

http://subarujusty.proboards.com/thread/3896/weber-carburetor-swap-pics

If you can fit a similar carb or lesser version to a Justy it'll work on one of these. I didn't offer mine up since it's jetted for a 1.8/2.0l and not been used in 10+ years. The "adapter" plate I posted pretty much proves it's not rocket science?

I'd also like to think fact instead of interwebz theory still counts for something :-)

Ps. being a big block I am sure the inlet manifold is different too but may be wrong.

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Cmon folks. Not that far off now. My laptop has died so am trying to use an iPad.

 

Mate wasn't able to look at the car as his elderly mum was in hospital. I may try if I can get the time and weather to sync.

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Okay, I am happy for the roffle to go ahead despite not selling all the tickets. I will circulate mypaypal details to the participants tomorrow when I can access a proper PCs not this bloody iPad. The number will be drawn the usual way. If no winning ticket then the winner wil be the one that is chosen by a cunning method that will be revealed before the draw.

 

If I can work the iPad I will circulate earlier.

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