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by MightyGem
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mixture Setting
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: Mixture Setting

i would put a new plug for starters and richen your mixture a bit it looks like the pilot is rich but the air screw is lean Thanks. Could you explain a little more? Series 2 Li with a Dellorto SH1/2. The pilot jet is non adjustable and has not been changed. With the mixture screw, does it screw in ...
by MightyGem
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mixture Setting
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: Mixture Setting

Thanks. Ok to leave it, or adjustment required?
by MightyGem
Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mixture Setting
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Mixture Setting

Any comments on the condition of my plug with regards to mixture? Just done 30 miles at various speeds.
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by MightyGem
Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: Poorly Lammy

It would appear that the last time I stripped the carb down, when I put it back together I didn't put the needle valve in it's little slot on the float, but just put it on top of the float, because that's where it was found. Ho hum. :oops: :oops: :oops:

No other fault found.
by MightyGem
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: Poorly Lammy

OK. Thanks. Seems like some work needs doing.
by MightyGem
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: Poorly Lammy

So where would this leak likely to be?
by MightyGem
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: Poorly Lammy

Before you touch anything i'd try a leak test to check if there is a leak....and where. Thanks. How would I do that? Although I rebuilt it years ago, my mechanical knowledge/ability is very limited. Plus if it's soft seized previously I would Deffo strip the top to see what damage has been caused. ...
by MightyGem
Sun Feb 17, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Poorly Lammy

Hi, hoping for some help here. So, I have a 1959 Series 2 Lammy, stage 4 175 conversion, 12 volt electronic ignition, standard Dellorto SH1/2 carb with standard jets. It's been running OK, starting OK, idling OK. Out for a run yesterday, bimble through town OK, then out on the open road running at 4...
by MightyGem
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Scooter bench
Replies: 9
Views: 1694

Re: Scooter bench

Thanks for that.
by MightyGem
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Rallys, Rideouts and Club Meets.
Topic: Ginger's Egg Run
Replies: 5
Views: 2182

Re: Ginger's Egg Run

Thanks for that. Been there before. Bit of a bugger getting everyone out of the carpark though.