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 Post subject: Adjusting Idle for 87 XF
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:05 am 
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Hi

I actually want to LOWER the idle speed on a 87 XF GL Carb. Hoping for some advice on how to do it..

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 Post subject: Re: Adjusting Idle for 87 XF
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 11:27 am 
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There should be an idle screw on the carby. Just unscrew anti clockwise.

 

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 Post subject: Re: Adjusting Idle for 87 XF
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 11:43 am 
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Thanks, any idea how big the screw is or what it looks like? Is it reachable from above?
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 Post subject: Re: Adjusting Idle for 87 XF
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 1:13 pm 
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http://www.carburetion.com/Weber/adjust.htm

 

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 Post subject: Re: Adjusting Idle for 87 XF
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 1:17 pm 
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Legend, thanks mate
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