Chapter 12: Setup & Maintenance
Parts & Service
on non-motor hardware improvements
Winterizing your Paramotor by Alex Varv
Walbro Buyers Guide
See also Walbro Adjustment
Rebuild/Repair Kits for the Walbro Carbs used on Paramotors
Walbro carburetors are used on more paramotor models than any other
Most have two needles
for idle and high rpm and an idle stop adjustment. The WG8, used on Miniplane's Top 80, only has a mixture adjustment for idle.
There could be
differences from what your manual states since different motors may
require different starting fuel mixtures. Always use your manual's
instructions over these.
Go here to see tuning instructions on Walbro carburetors.
the carbs and carb kits common on paramotors. Kits do not include
fulcrum, needle valves or springs which aren't normally replaced during