[T3] Hard starting.

Bobsnotch at aol.com Bobsnotch at aol.com
Tue Oct 25 15:56:42 PDT 2016

In a message dated 10/25/2016 5:22:21 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,  
sjbartnik at mac.com writes:

Do note  that the carburetor float bowls are vented to atmosphere and over 
a period of  days or weeks of non-use, the fuel in the float bowls will  

When this happens it will take some extra cranking of the  engine before it 
will start as the fuel pump needs to re-fill the float  bowls.
This is another reason I went to an electric fuel pump. By letting it  run 
for a minute, it primes up the carb bowls and the car is ready to start.  
And, once the engine is warmed it, it'll re-start just like FI does. : )

Bob 65 Notch  S with Sunroof
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