lifted club cars - lifted ezgo
Home FAQDonate Who's Online
Go Back   Buggies Gone Wild Golf Cart Forum > Golf Cart Repair and Troubleshooting > Gas EZGO
Gas EZGO Gas EZGO Marathon, Medalist, TXT and RXV.



Post New Thread  Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-04-2009, 02:23 PM   #1
gardnerphoto
Gone Wild
 
gardnerphoto's Avatar
E-Z-GO
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Eastern NC
Posts: 426
Default Just bought old gas cart

Lot of questions?
year?-Plate # 80010 and 205760
3 wheels .Robin engine,all metal body.

I was told Runs only when hand is over carb inlet.
Do I need to rebuild carb?
is this a 2 cycle engine? ratio(oil to gas)if it is?
gardnerphoto is offline   Reply With Quote
Alt Today
BGW

Golf car forum Sponsored Links

__________________
This advertising will not be shown in this way to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Buggies Gone Wild Golf Cart Forum
   
Old 02-04-2009, 03:15 PM   #2
Subarumouse
Gone Wild
 
Subarumouse's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Netherlands (Europe)
Posts: 170
Default Re: Just bought old gas cart

Hellop Gardner,

I do'nt know the engine, but in your case it doesn't matter for the problem.

Your problem is a lean mixture, so the air - fuelratio isn't right.
It gets not enough gas or to much air.
When you hold your hand before the inlet, you are getting less air in the carb / engine.

Not enough gas:
Clean the gasline from tank to the inlet and look if the floater and its valve is in good shape.
Does the fuelpump work proper?

To much air:
Is the carb closed when stationairy running?
2 Stroke: Are the seals tight, so not leaking air , around the cranck.
Is the lower seal under the cilinder allright, not leaking.
Is there a airleak between carb and engine?

Benno
Subarumouse is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2009, 11:02 PM   #3
MIKEPEER
Gone Wild
 
MIKEPEER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: INDIANA
Posts: 496
Default Re: Just bought old gas cart

if your planning on keeping it i would just spend the money and tear it down. put all new gaskets and crank seals in it and give the carb a good cleaning. you'll be much better off in the long run. if it has a leak you will trash the bearings and/or burn it down....
MIKEPEER is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Buggies Gone Wild Golf Cart Forum > Golf Cart Repair and Troubleshooting > Gas EZGO


Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Just bought an EZ GO need help Gas EZGO
Just bought new everything, the EZ-GO still won't go!!! Electric EZGO
bought my first cart yesterday.... Electric EZGO


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:54 AM.


Club Car Electric | EZGO Electric | Lifted Golf Carts | Gas EZGO | Used Golf Carts and Parts

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This Website and forum is the property of Buggiesgonewild.com. No material may be taken or duplicated in part or full without prior written consent of the owners of buggiesgonewild.com. 2006-2017 Buggiesgonewild.com. All rights reserved.