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by boxofbits
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Could it be the reeds
Replies: 12
Views: 801

Re: Could it be the reeds

Turns out it was loads of crap in the carb I have just changed the tank as the pep seal had lifted the sides off and there was chunks of it in the tank the carb filter was full of it and was blocking the fuel at top revs. Seems ok now
by boxofbits
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Could it be the reeds
Replies: 12
Views: 801

Re: Could it be the reeds

It's got a Reed valve which has fibre petals reeds these can split or even break meaning engine runs rubbish
by boxofbits
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Could it be the reeds
Replies: 12
Views: 801

Re: Could it be the reeds

Cheers will change it tommrow may as well do reeds while I'm at it been in a while
by boxofbits
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Could it be the reeds
Replies: 12
Views: 801

Re: Could it be the reeds

Cheers never thought the LT coil woundnt readings on volt meter be low if that was the fault?
by boxofbits
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Could it be the reeds
Replies: 12
Views: 801

Could it be the reeds

Just popped to the shops on my GT 186 came to a hill so gave it some then all power went pulled clutch in the bumped in 3rd then took it slow home then I tried to give it a bit more and did the same again thought it may be faulty stator but readings are fine with a volt meter and I tried new CDI plu...
by boxofbits
Wed Dec 23, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: vespa polini box exhaust jetting
Replies: 2
Views: 576

Re: vespa polini box exhaust jetting

Thanks will see what happens
by boxofbits
Sun Dec 20, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: vespa polini box exhaust jetting
Replies: 2
Views: 576

vespa polini box exhaust jetting

Hi is anyone running one of these polini box exhaust on a std 200 moter I've got one just fitted on the tx 200 with a 122 but I think i just soft seized round the ring road slightly going up a steep incline full throttle. . Can't see much about jetting on the web and instructiond which came with it ...
by boxofbits
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: vespa t5 MK1 headset screen change
Replies: 1
Views: 437

vespa t5 MK1 headset screen change

how do you change the screen blade on a MK1 vespa t5 had plenty of p ranges whick is a few bolts underneath for top to pop off but this just look like some self tappers do they hold all the sections together do I just undo them or can I just unclip the black Speedo bit from the top :oops:
by boxofbits
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Back brake problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1328

Re: Back brake problem

Thanks
by boxofbits
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Back brake problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1328

Re: Back brake problem

Cheers also the outer cable seems really long how long should it be
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