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post #9 of (permalink) Old 10-10-2015, 08:17 PM
rpeters549
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Location: Lowell, Oregon, USA
Year: 2000
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I have had that pressure cause an erratic idle for a few minutes after a real quick stop. I will firstly check that diaphragm alignment. For the past 10 years I have been 'fixing' the potential issue by loosening the cap a few degrees after installing. If it's lined up I will go for the mini-drill.

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