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    Autolite/Motorcraft parts

    Post by willowbilly3 on Sun May 13, 2012 6:19 am

    Here looks like a good source for those old carb parts. Spart, you still looking for little jets, here you go.

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/Autolite-Motorcraft-Ford-2100-4100-Carburetor-New-Jets-260-289-302-351-390-427-/200686071001?pt=Vintage_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&hash=item2eb9d26cd9&vxp=mtr
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    Re: Autolite/Motorcraft parts

    Post by Admin on Sun May 13, 2012 9:57 am

    good find---from what i have heard, if the factory tag is missing on an autolite, the correct kit is nearly impossible to determine--that just ain't right--more lies and confusion---jeez--i can stay cornfused easy enuff with out help from the factory Shocked


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    Re: Autolite/Motorcraft parts

    Post by willowbilly3 on Sun May 13, 2012 11:00 am

    Whilst I was perusing ebay for 2100s, I discover that $50 is about the going price for those older cores. Shit, I must have 30 of them. I knew I was hoarding them for a reason.
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    Post by Admin on Sun May 13, 2012 6:49 pm

    that makes for a good dollar to pound ratio--crush a clunker strikes again--woohoo Very Happy


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    Re: Autolite/Motorcraft parts

    Post by spartman on Sun May 13, 2012 10:39 pm

    Sometimes they stamp the number(s) on the base plate.

    I know the carb I have does.


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    Re: Autolite/Motorcraft parts

    Post by Admin on Mon May 14, 2012 11:27 am

    yep--they put numbers everywhere--just how many different variations can they make anyway???---do monday carbs get a different part than friday carbs????--that seems to be what they make ya think----has become a source of frustration to me--not a very big one--i think the real issue is fossil fuel usage--without the carb or fi, that engine is just more scrap--so mass confusion is the answer to the question--every carb could make 100 mpg but that would not make anyone any money

    nice rant, if i do say so myself


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