What is the best solution to soak my carburetor in?

Tiny
DUBEDA
  • 1979 FORD F-150
  • 13,100 MILES

What is the best solution to use when soaking my motorcraft 351 2 barrel carburetor please?

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Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 AT 2:30 PM

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Tiny
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I would recommend carb cleaner.

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Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 AT 2:48 PM
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Carb cleaner could be expensive to soak a part. Most auto stores have a parts cleaner which is less abrasive than carb cleaner and comes in a gallon size. If you are going to soak the carb it might be a cheaper way to go than buying spray bottles of carb cleaner.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 AT 2:24 PM

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