Posts Tagged With: accelerator cable

Accelerator Cable Repair

I tried to replace my accelerator cable with the one I got from Central Texas Autowerks but I realized that I would need to jack up the car and put it on jack stands to do so.  With the help of my neighbors we were able to push the bug up the driveway and into … Continue reading »

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Parts Liquidation Sale

Today I went out to Central Texas Autowerks for a parts liquidation sale and swap meet.  I had a great time hanging out with all the guys and gals at the swap meet.  Steve (who owns Central Texas Autowerks) made burgers and hot dogs, and there was beer as well.  (Although I don’t eat meat … Continue reading »

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Carburetor Woes

Ever since I got the bug, it has had a hard time idling unless the temperature is above 65 degrees or so.  I hooked up my tachometer to the engine while it was idling nicely and discovered that it idles at 1600RPM instead of a normal 800RPM or so.  This means that the idle adjustment … Continue reading »

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