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"Our LO206 has always been a little hard to start cold, but now it won't start/run. It will fire on ether, but doesn't seem to pull fuel into the …"

Posted in Animal/206 Engine Questions by Bill Snow

Maximum Engine Temp

What is the maximum temperature my LO206 should see? I hit 405 10 laps into a run and pulled in to cool off a bit. Went back out and quickly got to 404 again so I called it a day and came to post the …

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Oiling the 55729 green air filter after cleaning

New to the karting world. Just removed the air filter for cleaning. Instructions from the dealer were to use simple green and water to wash it. Let air dry. But mentioned nothing about reoiling. Is …

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lo206 threw rod and blows hole in block

We were at practice yesterday, ran great. This morning during a practice run it was sluggish after a couple laps. My son came in and we put it on the stand. Check things out, had a throttle cable …

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Cleaning Air Filter

I use a Green High Performance Air Filter Cleaning & Recharging Kit (#2000) and have three filters I use in rotation on a given race weekend, switching the filter out for a clean one once per day …

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Excessive Oil from Valve Cover to Catch Can

My son races a quartermidget with an animal engine. We have experienced between approx 1-2 ounces of oil migration from the valve cover vent to the catch can. Is this considered excessive? Also, …

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LO206 No Start

Our LO206 has always been a little hard to start cold, but now it won't start/run. It will fire on ether, but doesn't seem to pull fuel into the carb.The engine is about four months old.I tried a …

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leaking side cover on 206

is there a fix for this problem or do i scrap this engine less then 10 hrs Forum: Animal/206 Engine Questions

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WF upgrades

hello its me again..i was wondering if the 2014 WF model came with any upgrade?..sometime ago there was a topic of a kit B&S was developing, but i have not heard anything about it since Forum: M …

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valve lash

hello first of alla let me state that i am from another country so please be free tio answer..i was wondering what should be the bets valve lash for a tight but with long straights track.i have tried …

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L206 engine breakdown

I have a Local 206 running in a box stock class. It has a slide that will open wide open but uses a purple plate with a gasket between the carb and intake. I am having trouble getting the motor to …

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LO 206 Expected EGT and CHT???

Hey Guys, I just finished up motor swap in my daughters jr. dragster. Any idea about where the EGT and CHT should be??? The motor starts fine and revs fine. I just want to make sure that …

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World Formula Carb Spacer Failure?

Last night we experienced a failure on one of our WFs, the carb spacer that connects the carburetor to the intake manifold separated where the metal is bonded to the rubber. Is this a common …

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LO206 Carb Set Up question (Stumble on Hit)

Hello, I'm having problems getting my carb set up on my LO206. Starts great, idles fine, and runs fine at high RPM's. But it stumbles on the Hit. It puffs a little black smoke. I bought the Jet …

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