|08-09-2004, 10:28 PM||#1|
Join Date: Aug 2004
1985 GL 4dr
Could anyone tell me:
A. What RPM should my 85 GL idle at.
B.Where in the heck is the idle adjust screw?
BTW it is a carb. equiped car.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
|08-09-2004, 11:58 PM||#2|
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Portland OregonVehicle:
2005 Baja Sport
Regal Blue Pearl
I think its like 700 manual tranny and 800 automatic. Should say under the hood (on the labels on it)
Its hard to remember how hitachis work... but there may be a screw which more or less pushes the little cam that the throttle cable pulls on so that it doesnt let it close more than a certain amount.
If its idling too low you could always just tighten up the throttle cable afew turns too (not really a cure, but could work as a temporary fix) The car SHOULD be able to idle with no throttle connected up to it at all.
There is an idle mixture screw on the front of the carb. I think mechanics had to drill out part of the body to get to it is a rumor I heard, but all the carbs I had always had it accessable. Its a flathead screw bottom center on the carb.
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Help! Needle drop lower than idling RPM??||kalasend||Factory 2.0L Turbo Powertrain (EJ Series Factory 2.0L Turbo)||7||05-07-2003 09:11 AM|
|Raising the idle rpm speed||PaulRex||Factory 2.0L Turbo Powertrain (EJ Series Factory 2.0L Turbo)||2||10-17-2002 08:51 AM|
|High idle RPMs and throtlle blips when shifting||Holograph||Service & Maintenance||9||09-19-2002 02:53 AM|
|Idle RPMs?||willguidry||Normally Aspirated Powertrain||12||03-28-2002 12:33 AM|
|('93-'01) Lowering idle RPM?||tonytiger||Impreza Forum||4||05-14-2001 02:34 PM|