260z runs rough

Asked by Sep 02, 2010 at 01:17 AM about the 1974 Datsun 260Z

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

260z  runs rough sounds like ice cubs rattling aroud in frount top moter when start  fushed moter changed oil  valvs ajust next is that timeig chane or just valves

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What do your emission control hoses look like? Do you stiill have the original SU carbs? If so, your hoses may have detiorated and clogged up, or are blocking, your carberator.

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