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91 CD main needle O-ring

Old 09-02-2008, 11:38 AM
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Default 91 CD main needle O-ring

I've been flying my 91 CD for the better part of a season now with great success. Thus far it's proven to be a great performer & has run like a top. Yesterday I was getting some fuel leakage around my main needle. I removed the needle & wiped it down (particularly it's O-ring) to remove any debris that may have caused the leak before reinserting it into the carb. This stopped the fuel leakage but I noticed the O-ring was quite small & didn't have a very snug fit when inserted back into the carb. My engine sat on a shelf for several years before being used so I'm wonering if the O-ring may have degraded a bit. Has anyone had this problem? Is this O-ring an off the shelf item that I can find locally or do I call service?

Once again, it's been a great engine so far. Thanks for the help!

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Old 09-03-2008, 04:45 AM
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Default RE: 91 CD main needle O-ring

Hello David B,

If you would like a replacemnt 'o' ring, you are welcome to contact our USA Service Center at BJ's Model Engine Service - Contact Bill Jensen Tel: 203 888 4819 or [email protected] who will be able to sort you out one.

Happy flying
Angela Peskett

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