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Missing when cold

Postby Gonefishin » Tue Jan 14, 2014 9:05 am

Hi allI
I have a tohatsu 30hp that misses when cold, the motor takes about 5 minutes to warm up, when the motor is hot it runs like a new one. I have changed the thermostat and plugs. Anyone have any ideas.
I did have the motor serviced but the motor needs to be cold to find the problem.
good fishin all.
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Re: Missing when cold

Postby Prof » Wed Jan 15, 2014 8:28 am

Sounds like your idle mixture is a bit on the lean side, try adjusting till it runs smooth when cold, only quarter turn at a time. ??
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Re: Missing when cold

Postby maxi » Wed Jan 15, 2014 7:48 pm

cant be too much drama if it still runs good ..
i reckon profs onto it there ..
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