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Old March 28th, 2015, 04:16 PM   #103
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Default Re: Effigy's history

Originally Posted by SCOTTRODS View Post
Put the carb in the oven at 400 or so, for an hour or so... then secure the thing and try to remove the valves... usually that kind of heat soaking works for me.
part of the problem is leverage, or lack of it.

There is a very tiny lip on the valve, but it's being worn down from failed attempts at prying it out..and the window to hit that lip is very small..

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