Rootes-Lister TS3 Lister 5/1 Diesel

Solex Carburettor Handbook

Solex Carburettor Types FV and FH


FV & FH Type SOLEX Carburettors - FITTING & INSTRUCTION BOOKLET No 3

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Page numbers are from the original booklet

FITTING

Detail of Jet Assembly

Page 16

Choice of Carburettor & Pictures

Page 3

Adjustment for Power

Pages 17-18

Position of Carburettor & Sectioned Drgs

Page 6

Determination of the Size of the Carburettor

Page 19

Induction Pipe

Page 7

Table of Adjustments

Pages 20-22

Parts for Assembly of Same

Page 7

DIAGNOSIS OF FAULTS

Throttle Control

Page 8

Flooding

Pages 23-25

Petrol Union & Filter

Page 9-11

Difficulty in Starting

Pages 25-28

Easy Starting Device

Page 9-11

Bad Slow Running

Page 28

Control of Easy Starting Device

Page 9-11

Bad Acceleration

Page 28

Operating the Strangler

Page 9-11

Insufficient Speed

Page 29

Flange with Governor Throttle

Page 11

Overheating

Page 30

ADJUSTMENT OF CARBURETTOR

Knocking

Page 30

Dismounting

Page 12-13

Excessive Consumption

Pages 30-31

Determination of Adjustment

Page 12-13

Troubles Due to Suction Operated Tanks

Page 32

Slow Running Adjustment

Page 13-15

Troubles Due to Air Filters

Page 32


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