what to do next? Carb?

Asked by Sep 05, 2013 at 08:13 PM about the 1986 Subaru BRAT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1986 Brat 1.L I have replaced the following. fuel pump filters plugs wires cap rotor pvc egr
. was getting 26 mpg now 17 or less. Smells like fuel behind rig and blue smoke. Is this
the carb you think? Thanks for any answers

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Sound like the carb is dumping too much fuel into the engine. Did you pull a plug and smell it for raw unburned fuel ?

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