Fuel line/hose

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  1. davidm951

    davidm951 New Member

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    Will this work?

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    ON THIS ENGINE?
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  2. crassius

    crassius Well-Known Member

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    you may find it too big, as some of the carbs have small inlets (some filters too) - if you look to left of fuel tank in pic, you'll see the fuel line that comes with kit - works fairly well, but gets hard over time and may crack (easy to replace tho)

    I prefer line that one can see thru to tell by shade of blue in fuel if it was mixed at proper ratio.
     
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    davidm951 New Member

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    In that case i will stick with stock fuel line..as it is not necessary.
     
  4. Dave31

    Dave31 Moderator
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    3/16" fuel line works perfect.
     
  5. Rusty_S85

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    I cant say, I don't have an engine yet but I will be running 1/4 fuel hose myself as it should fit the Mikumi 18mm carb I will be running. If not it has a threaded barb fitting I could always swap out for a 1/4" barb.

    Now question is on your carb does it have a removable hose barb or is it pressed in? if threaded you could replace it to make it work but from what Ive seen the fuel line is either 3/16" or 1/4" from every store Ive looked at.
     

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