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Oil level for stromberg carbs

Douglas Zimmermann

forum user since 2009-04-19


Can anyone advise me of the proper oil level to maintain in the carb piston dampers on Stromberg Carbs for 1970 XKE series II?

1970 E Type Series II Roadster

Oil level for stromberg carbs

Michael Eck
Jaguar Auto Group *

forum user since 2004-05-12


About a half inch below the top of the inner cylinder. When you put the piston back in, it should hit the oil and resist motion before the threads engage.

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