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jgreg53

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About jgreg53

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    Senior Member, have way too much spare time on my hands

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    leavenworth ks
  • Interests
    old cars, music
  • My Project Cars
    1948 p15 4 door

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  • Biography
    64 years old. married to the best woman in the world.
  • Occupation
    retired

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  • Location
    leavenworth ks
  • Interests
    family old cars and music

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  1. I've rebuilt it twice. The second time with a kit and video from mike's carberators.
  2. It seems i have to keep tweeking the fuel/air mixture on my p15 to get the idle to smooth out. Any ideas?
  3. Casper, i hope you removed the lower part of the inner fender to gain easier access to the valves.
  4. jgreg53

    Gas filter

    Ok i will check that out. Thanks
  5. jgreg53

    Gas filter

    I'm talking about a clear plastic filter between the pump and carb. I never see the thing full of gas.
  6. jgreg53

    Gas filter

    Thanks but my question was should the filter be full of gas?
  7. jgreg53

    Gas filter

    Tried to take my p15 out for a spin. Started stalling and died. Pushed it and pumped the clutch to get it running. I had ran the battery down. Should the fuel filter be full of gas as the car is running. I have a little gas in the pump side of the filter. I rebuilt the pump a couple years ago with a kit that was supposed to be impervious to ethinal. I have a new tank and fuel lines.
  8. Why do you think this car would have that? By the way the heater works great. Every pic I see for a p15 shows that spot on the firewall blocked off with a piece that could be punched out. This was attached to it.
  9. the heater in my 48 has an air intake on the firewall. It has a flap in the duct. I haven't seen another one like it. Been trying to find out what connects to it. It has had in the past a dryer vent hose. I think there is supposed to be some kind of duct work going to the radiator wall.
  10. jgreg53

    Ventalation

    I know about the cowl vent. This is an opening with a butterfly flap. Left side of the firewall near the heater hoses. I'll post a pic. Can someone tell me whar is supposed to connect this to the radiator wall? I have been using a dryer vent hose.
  11. On the p15, what goes from the fresh air vent on the firewall to the radiator wall. Right now i have a dryer vent hose. Seems like there should be a square duct of some kind.
  12. I turned on my original am radio the other day and nothing but hums and whistle. That meant my fm converter didn't work either. I paid a good bit of money to get the original working. Back square 1.
  13. I used a kit from mikes carbutator parts and his video. Very helpful. Simplest carb i've ever rebuilt.
  14. I have a 6 volt pos ground alternator on my p15. It was there when i bought the car.
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