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450 petcock rebuild

  1. Engine, Carburetor, Fuel System & Exhaust
    I just finished the 450 I have been working on for the last 3 months. I had rebuilt the petcock with the kit you can buy. Well when I filled the tank with gas and turned the petcock to on, gas started to drip from the switch. So I took the seats and tank off and drilled out the rivets for the...
  2. Engine, Carburetor, Fuel System & Exhaust
    After getting my tank all clean and rust free including cleaning up the petcock and replacing the vacuum diaphram and getting all the crud out of it, I later come to find the petcock valve is leaking like crazy. So I pulled it off to find the problem. I drilled out the OE swedge points (look...
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