Originally Posted by MB Freak
im kinda new but i know these 2 stroke engines, make sure the gasket between the jug and bottom end is good or the gasket in the bottom end. idk if im right or not, but it makes sense.
You are right, There is a base gasket on the jug. If it werent running well(ex. leaning out) i would suspect that gasket. Gonna try to find a ford EGR gasket at the parts store a its aluminum clad similiar to a head gasket and should seal well. Welcome to the best forum around!