Jump to content

14th Annual SoCal Vintage BMW Meet 2021! “All couped up”

Registration is still open. Rally from NorCal is scheduled for Friday. Post your event photos.

SoCal Vintage is Here! 

Post your photos!

Cold start issue.


76Scott02
 Share

Recommended Posts

Fuel systems are not my forte so any advice is appreciated.

My 76 seems to run great after 12 years sitting in an underground garage. The only issue I seem to be having is when the car sits overnight. It wont start unless I fill the carb bowl with fuel. There is some in there when I open it up but she doesn't seem to be firing. The carb is a Weber 32/36 with the electric choke BTW.

My diagnosis so far is:

Fuel pump?

Tiny leak in fuel line?

Any other ideas.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...