Go Back   Porsche Forum - Porsche Enthusiast Forums > Brand Review > Engine & Internal
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-24-2011, 10:53 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 2
Lightbulb twin carburetor?

This below is an excerpt from the site called 'How stuff Works', and I quote:
"­T­he goal of a carburetor is to mix just the right amount of gasoline with air so that the engine runs properly. If there is not enough fuel mixed with the air, the engine "runs lean" and either will not run or potentially damages the engine. If there is too much fuel mixed with the air, the engine "runs rich" and either will not run (it floods), runs very smoky, runs poorly (bogs down, stalls easily), or at the very least wastes fuel. The carb is in charge of getting the mixture just right." End of quote.

So my question is, if the carburetor regulates the right mixture of gas, would two of them goof up one engine?shurgs
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory
Our Sponsors

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:06 PM.

Internet Brands, Inc.