Re: Sonett stalling issues (solution) - Saabnet.com Bulletin Board
Since asking the question about the stalling issue I described I think I found the issue and solved it. The root cause of the problem was a vacuum leak. On the under side of the vacuum hose at the base of the passenger side of the carb on the that snaked to the front of the engine existed a good size hole--a missing chunk--in the silicone tubing. I finished cleaning the carb which really was fairly clean without any varnish and I replaced all vacuum lines. I adjusted the mixture and idle a bit since I monkeyed with it last week and drove it around all weekend without any stalling and smooth performance. If you have experienced this don;t forget about the vacuum lines!
posted by 68.99.244...
Posts in this Thread:
Post a Followup
No Site Registration is Required to Post - Site Membership is optional (Member Features List), but helps to keep the site online
for all Saabers. If the site helps you, please consider helping the site by becoming a member.
This is a moderated bulletin board - Posting is a privilege, not a right.
Unsolicited commercial postings are not allowed (no spam). Please, no For Sale or Wanted postings, SERIOUSLY.
Classifieds are to be listed in The Saab Network Classifieds pages.
This is a problem solving forum for over 250,000 Saab owners, so expect to see
problems discussed here even though our cars are generally very reliable. This is not an anything goes
type of forum. Saabnet.com has been a moderated forum since 1988. For usage guidelines, see the
Saabnet.com Mission and Purpose Page. Please remember that you are
not anonymous. Site Contact | Site Donations | Other Sites by SP -
Your address is: 188.8.131.52 - Using CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/) - Logged.
Site Members do not see red text instructions, bottom of the page anchor ads, or box ads.
Click here to see all
the Site Membership Benefits!