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Brian Dunse
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    Posted: 23 Aug 2013 at 9:38am
Hi all, I am new to this so bear with me, I have a 1947 atom with a villiers engine on , I have fitted exchange carb but although it starts reasonably ok will not rev or run properly If i alter mixture screw engine cuts out, any ideas? cheers brian
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Quote Charlie Replybullet Posted: 23 Aug 2013 at 6:10pm
Brian, I assume you have a Barford Atom Mechanical Gardner with a Villiers Mk10 engine, a photo will confirm what you have. How did you find the age and date?
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Quote Brian Dunse Replybullet Posted: 24 Aug 2013 at 7:55pm
date is what the bloke i bought i off told me, its not a mech gardener, it has a villiers mk12 HS engine{according to the chap at villiersspares, photo to follow away on hols as from tomorrow
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