Carb float trouble

Discussion in '2-Stroke Engines' started by mslipac, Jun 15, 2009.

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  1. mslipac

    mslipac Guest

    I have PK -80 kit from powerking and I started to have problems with the carb my discovery the float has filled up with gas and does not float there anything else I can use that is not hallow that will do the trick?


  2. Skyliner70cc

    Skyliner70cc Active Member

    You can paypal me and I'll send you a new float for cost of postage, packaging, etc... it will take me several days before I can get myself to a post office.
  3. frenchlayer

    frenchlayer Member

    I had the same problem, i made a temporary float out of cork to use until I got a replacement
  4. Flapdoodle

    Flapdoodle Member

    Great. Now it looks like I have some other part I need to anticipate failing. I think I would try putting the float in hot water and watch for bubbles, then seal it with a tiny dab of J-B Weld. I have used J-B Weld to repair leaks on a car carburetor and it lasted years until I finally replaced the carb.