Re: scaly residue in carb after cleaning?

♣Slew Foot♣ /
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All right most people don't know this but those tankers that carry the gas in bulk all have three grades of gas in them and when they wash out the trucks they use lime some of it gets dissolved in the gas in the next batch what happens is when ethanol gets involved it holds it in suspension and when it settles out you'll get this white crummy stuff that just fills the carb it's a crystalline growth that there is the start of it the best way to clean that crappy metal is the strongest vinegar you can find usually that would be 7% you leave it in there overnight if you have one of them ultrasonic vibrator things all the better after 24 hours wash it out with warm water and a little baking soda then rinse dry blow out with compressed air

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