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    Posted: January-14-2020 at 5:47pm
Looking to send out 1, maybe 2, Holley 4160 for rebuilds. Any suggestions? Cost? Located in Florida.
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Hobbs Carburetor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOuD6cHiH8U

I personally have not used them but I was told they do a good job. My Florida neighbor sent them one on my recommendation and was very happy with everything.
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Originally posted by Gary S Gary S wrote:

Hobbs Carburetor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOuD6cHiH8U

I personally have not used them but I was told they do a good job. My Florida neighbor sent them one on my recommendation and was very happy with everything.

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Mike...Check with Woody. He's local to you and a CC legend. Give him a holla. I got his # if you need it. He is going in for surgery on the 17th so those of you who know him send up some prayers and keep him in your thoughts. He may be confined to the house and not able to go back to work but might be able to do it and make a few bucks in the process. He's planning on being at the SJRR.

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Originally posted by Morfoot Morfoot wrote:

Mike...Check with Woody. He's local to you and a CC legend. Give him a holla. I got his # if you need it. He is going in for surgery on the 17th so those of you who know him send up some prayers and keep him in your thoughts. He may be confined to the house and not able to go back to work but might be able to do it and make a few bucks in the process. He's planning on being at the SJRR.

Thanks Tim, he was definitely first on my list to contact. Being that's he's heading into surgery, I wouldn't want to be a bother during his recovery. Prayers sent his way!!! I sent out the carbs to Hobbs Carburetor Shop in New Hampshire and should have them back next week. I'll let everyone know how things turn out. Getting ready for the Ruckus! Thanks again.
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They are not very hard to do yourself.   Im in Mt. Dora. if you are local bring one over.
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Originally posted by shierh shierh wrote:

They are not very hard to do yourself.   Im in Mt. Dora. if you are local bring one over.

Thanks for the offer, I appreciate it but ended up sending them away since my eyes are acting up when trying to deal with all those small parts.
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Hobbs carburetor is near me in NH.
I've sent several carbs to them in various states of disrepair and they have all come back in excellent shape.
Nice guys to work with and very straight forward.
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