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Automatic choke WB 202

G'day one and all

The automatic choke on my 202 (WB Tunna) stopped working all of a sudden and now the car won't idle at all, just conks out.
Worked before I changed the plugs (1.5mm gap), air filter, oil and oil filter.
Any ideas from the Brains trust?
Cheers All
Al

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EH radiator conversion

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If one wanted to fully strip down a 253 and a 308 down to the block what would be the minimum amount of tools I would require. Could this be done with a few sockets and spanners. If so what would be the sizes needed if possible.

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Plug gap WB Blue 202

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Cheers
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Thanks again

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Hi guys i have just been given a two 308 with gearboxes that have been sitting for a long time. I know one come out of a HQ 1tonner the other not sure on also not sure if there are running or not either.

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Hey having a pretty hard time working out what's wrong with my hq ute...
I had it sit for a while when I did some painting and rust work, it ran fine before that.
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I am fitting a 5lt EFI V8 into my EH ute. having triuble mounting alternator with standard V8 brackets any body got any tips?

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I am chasing an old 202 block crank mains flywheel and two pistons and rods. Can have split bore etc i want to build a power hammer out of it. I am in mackay qld i can arrange courier nearer is better . Free to cheep preferred.
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Which models would be easiest to get registered with a motor like this?

I know none of them are a peice of cake and i have an engineer involved at the moment but before i hound him with question i wanted some opinions.

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