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Solex 40 P II-4 Diagram

The Type 912 Porsche is equipped with two SOLEX 40 P II - 4 double-throat downdraft carburetors. The induction throats are 40 mm (1.575in) in diameter. Since the carburetors are located very close to the combustion chambers, cold starting enrichment devices are not needed.


  1. Cover retaining screws
  2. Power enrichment nozzle
  3. Float needle valve
  4. Fuel line connector
  5. Carburetor cover
  6. Cover gasket
  7. A ccelerating pump nozzle
  8. Carburetor body
  9. Idle jet
  10. Float level adjustment
  11. Accelerating pump
  12. A ccelerating pump adjustment
  13. A ccelerating pump lever
  14. Accelerating pump rod
  15. Main jet carrier with jet
  16. Idle mixture adjustment
  17. Idle speed adjustment
  18. Throttle shaft
  19. Throttle rerum stop
  20. Throttle arm
  21. Accelerating pump jet
  22. Preatomizer
  23. Air correction jet
Last modified: Fri, 12 Aug 2005


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