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KENNYP 02-07-2014 07:30 AM

1973 340 panter no high end power
new to the site finally got to the right area(I think). have a 1973 340 f/c kawi, no gain in power after half power throttle. got a new belt yesterday a little better, got the carb off cleaning it again, was dirty,see if that helps! if anyone has any other ideas let me know. thanks

BIGDAVE2 02-07-2014 07:37 AM

Good discussion of similar problem on 1973 panther 440 thread. Which carb do you have?

KENNYP 02-07-2014 09:18 AM

it was switched to a mikuni, got it back on after cleaning still have the problem.looking at other thread looks like it could be points. is there any way to check the coil before I start on the points?

jaybirdflhss 02-07-2014 09:42 AM

I had the same problem with my 73 440 cheetah. I replaced the seal, points and condenser. Problem solved. Also have the coils tested. If a seal is leaking onto the points it can burn one or both out.

KENNYP 02-07-2014 10:39 AM

is changing the seals a big job for a rookie

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