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Old 03-13-2007, 04:50 PM   #1
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Vapor fuel system

I want one of[/URL]. Someone is thinking outside the box.

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Old 03-13-2007, 05:56 PM   #2
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lol used to go to auto blog a lot but now i go to autobloggreen even more. I go here and there the most anyone know any more autobloggreen like sites out there that i could check out 2

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Old 03-13-2007, 09:21 PM   #3
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If you read the book The Construction Of A Gasolene Motor Vehicle 1901 has a whole chaptor on vapor carburators, and points out that the residue that is left over is a problem, and advises agenst it for use in gas engines.
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Old 03-13-2007, 09:37 PM   #4
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Looks like there are dodge stratus lights on there, and Chevy HHR tail lights?

When I just put in my engine in my caprice, I pulled the fuse to the fuel pump, and it was still idling, but died after a few seconds . Then I unplugged the fuelpump its self just to be sure, and it still ran. When it died it could be restarted and it could run a little. The only fuel it was getting was from the emmissions vapor canister
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Old 03-13-2007, 09:56 PM   #5
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I'm sorry but when the most exotic road-going machinery in the world (Ferrari Enzo, Porsche Carrera GT, Ford GT, Corvette ZO6, etc.) struggle to achieve 1.0 G on the skidpad and the Fuel Vapor boys claim 1.7 G with a trike it makes me suspicious of all their claims.

That said, I still like the concept if not the execution.
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