Date: 28 Sep 2005 17:13:33 GMT
From: "sweller" <swellernospamch.fsnet.co.uk>
Subject: Re: SAAB c-900 won't rev out.


Tim.. wrote: > > Any ideas? > > Dead easy, diaphragm has split in the Pierburg / Stromberg / Zenith CD. > > We used to run a Volvo 360 with the B19A engine ( Stromberg 175CD) and > always carried a spare as they are apt to split without warning giving > you a 2-3000rpm rev limit and very little power. You, Sir, are spot on. Just before I checked for any answers I took the top off the carb to check if the piston was travelling correctly and found the diaphragm split. Honestly, I checked it before you answered.... Question now is are these diaphragms readily available? As I need the car for Friday afternoon for a trip to the Midlands (from Sussex). Thanks. -- Simon

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