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This topic contains 5 replies, has 5 voices, and was last updated by  Julian Green 1 week, 4 days ago.

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  • #9104

    Alastair Lawler
    Participant

    Hi all

    I am at the point of replacing the carbs on my T160!

    So my question is has anyone had any experience of the Amal replacements produced by Wassell? I have friends (yes I know that’s unbelievable!) who have used them on other Brit classics and rate them, just wondering if anyone has tried them on a triple?

    Al

  • #9111

    keith berry
    Participant

    Either get them resleaved or find some good ones, I have not had much joy with any wassel or LF Harris stuff, I bought 2 new push rods off LF Harris and the ends came off after 1200 miles

  • #9113

    James lucas
    Participant

    Alastair, I agree with Keith have your original carbs re sleeved. Bill Harley does them 07979367527 and will offer the modification to have a removable pilot jet as per the premium carbs from Burlen fuels. As for wassel I purchased two concentric for my BSA Spitfire and after 3 months they distorted in the main body causing the slide to stick open- not good. I had the originals re sleeved.

  • #9115

    Alastair Lawler
    Participant

    Thank you for the advice guys, looks like I’ll be taking the re sleeving option.Im glad I asked the question you’ve probably saved me lots of heartache.

    Al

  • #9138

    Terry Wilkin
    Participant

    Does anyone know where Bill is located and approximate costs?

     

  • #9147

    Julian Green
    Participant

    A bit late I’m afraid (1st time on the website!) but – our own Richard Darby (3D Motorcycles) did mine for me a few years ago. It completely transformed the smoothness of the motor and the mpg improved from an average of 42mpg to 53mpg!

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