If I unplugged the auto on carburetor would it run better?

by Mike
(Riverside,CA, United States)

The auto choke on my 150 Shenke cycle may be causing the carburetor to not idle. Is it really needed to help run good?

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May 06, 2010
by: scootincowboy

Thank you for info. I will look for that. Mike

Apr 30, 2010
Need More Info
by: Jim Zeiser

when did he problem start? Has it always run bad? An auto choke only affects the engine for a few minutes then it hands the running over to the low speed circuit in the carb. If you take it off the scooter will become very difficult to start as it will not have any extra fuel running into the engine when it's cold. I would look for a loose vacuum line or try adjusting the idle mixture screw.

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