Vanning.com logo
 
Boxdin
Site Navigation


Advertisements
Recent Posts
Swivel Seat for G20
by 1959. February 22nd 2018 6:33 pm
First-gen 4wd/awd
by Malatrix. February 22nd 2018 6:14 pm
305 runs great, then won't restart (easily)
by jcd74. February 22nd 2018 6:05 pm
re-attaching ceiling support to ceiling
by Ram4ever. February 22nd 2018 4:16 pm
Hello from NC
by billybob. February 22nd 2018 3:54 pm
New owner 2008 Quigley E250
by oldskool73. February 22nd 2018 3:44 pm
Hints/Suggestions
by JAGI410. February 22nd 2018 2:29 pm
dodge b100 fuel sender wire routing??
by jason159. February 22nd 2018 1:57 pm
My 77 Chevy g10 shorty
by Keep_On_Truckin_WNY. February 22nd 2018 1:47 pm
Featured Links
Vanning.Com is a an authorized Amsoil Dealer


Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Back up an running #726978
August 19th 2017 4:42 pm
August 19th 2017 4:42 pm
Joined: Sep 2016
Posts: 69
Il
J
Jerry_XtraVanTastic Offline OP
journeyman
Jerry_XtraVanTastic  Offline OP
journeyman
J
Joined: Sep 2016
Posts: 69
Il
It's been some time since I last posted but only because the van sat all winter and a good part of the summer with no progress towards fixing it.
What was wrong?
Right rear leaf spring busted.
Rochester carburetor was in desperate need of rebuilding.

I have now had the leaf spring replaced.
and the carb rebuilt.
It runs good for the most part it still stumbles and boggs once in a while usually when hot and accelerating from a stop . Not sure why could be as simple as a tuneup.
I can really tell it has more power now. Plus it's not doglegging down the road, tracking straight so that's got to help get better gas milage.
Next is to get some rust holes that popped through this winter.
And were good to go . Finally


Last edited by Jerry_XtraVanTastic; October 15th 2017 5:19 pm.
Re: Back up an running [Re: Jerry_XtraVanTastic] #726981
August 19th 2017 9:12 pm
August 19th 2017 9:12 pm
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 13,405
Lake City Florida, United Stat...
lukester Offline
Supreme Master
lukester  Offline
Supreme Master
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 13,405
Lake City Florida, United Stat...
Glad to hear you getting it done. shift


[Linked Image]

Arianrhod:2003 Chevy Astro
Black Magic: 1985 Dodge B-250
Serenity:1985 Chevy G-20
The Outcast:1983 Ford club wagon
Freedom:1990 Ford E-150
Outcast Vanners van club
member of the Florida Van Council
Support your local 2%

Moderated by  Astro, Ram4ever 

Donate


Upcoming Events
discovery
Instagram Feed
Who's Online Now
1 registered members (dreamweaver77), 2 guests, and 8 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
flyr6105, 77caravan, Drmindless13, Duramax126, donprice
10199 Registered Users
Top Posters(30 Days)
frscke1 99
oldpar 30
Reed 29
Forum Statistics
Forums68
Topics33,637
Posts506,831
Members10,199
Most Online177
May 8th, 2013
Tinfoil Security

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Release build 20180101)
Page Time: 0.059s Queries: 15 (0.011s) Memory: 6.4827 MB (Peak: 6.6854 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2018-02-23 00:33:51 UTC