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Adaily Anthony Daily
14220, Buffalo, USA   USA
I have a 1981 P200e. I can’t seem to get the correct air fuel mixture adjusted properly. I’ve cleaned-regasketed-new idle needle, float and needle, Cheepo aftermarket float failed. After many attempts to get it right, no luck. Here’s the symptom. Starts easy, idles fine, put it in first, bogs considerably. Have made many different adjustments. Best option is to have the choke out about 1/4 inch. I ordered a new fuel air mixture screw. It appeared to be the wrong one. Longer, tighter machine thread, hex head. So I didn’t try it as it will be quite difficult to adjust unless I cut a slot into the hex head. So runs OK with the choke? Fuel filter is clean, no restrictions to the flow. Any ideas? Buy a new carburetor? Thanks for the help I advance.

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OlympiaScooterCompany Matthew Gatlin
Olympia, WA, USA   USA
When was the last time the seals were changed out in the motor? It sounds like an air leak...

Adaily Anthony Daily
14220, Buffalo, USA   USA
Thank you for the reply. After another disassembledy of the carburetor I find a very small Venturi slightly clogged. It was very small. I cleaned it out with a needle and the scooter runs much better. I expect I found the issue. Thank you.

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