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97 Foreman. Just rebuilt the carb because it had been sitting for a long time with a lot of gunk inthe carb and petcock. Didn't want to idle or run smoothly after it warmed up.Rebuilt with stock jets with a Quadboss kit using the Clymer manual.


Is the Pilot screw setting 2 1/2 turns or 3?

What is a good starting point to set the idle adjusting screw to start? What would an appropriate way to check idle speed?

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Thanks. The Clymer manual gives two different settings for the pilot screw

2 1/2 or 3 depending on the serial # of the carb, BUT, it says it's only for certain model years. I've got it at 3 now, but I think it's a little rich. I need to check the plug tomorrow to tell.
 
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