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Carburetor Rebuild Kit for Stromberg 97

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Stromberg 97 standard carburetor kit includes complete gasket set, needle & seat, air bleed screws & accelerator pump
Carburetor Rebuild Kit for Stromberg 97

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Please NOTE the following about this product:

  • This item is sold as a kit.

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What's in the Box

This economy Stromberg 97 carb rebuild kit is intended for use on carburetors that need cleaning and require minor replacement of parts, but are otherwise in satisfactory mechanical condition. This Stromberg 97 rebuild kit includes a complete gasket set, needle & seat, air bleed screws, and accelerator pump.

Works on both original Stromberg 97 carbs and Speedway 9 Super 7 carburetors. 

910-11597 Instructions (PDF)

If your carb requires a more in-depth rebuild, order rebuild kit 910-11598 which includes all of the above plus size 48 jets.

Customer Reviews

Rated 3.2 out of 5 by 6 reviewers.
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"Cork"
Verified Purchaser
Southeast Ks.

"OK in a pinch"

June 12, 2015
The delivery was very fast as usual. The kits were used on a Y-Block street motor. The kits were obviously an "offshore" item.
Cons:
  • Poor Quality
No, I would not recommend this product.
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dell
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lacking

August 28, 2014
Fitting gaskets too small. Scale for float measurement poorly designed
No, I would not recommend this product.
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Merchant Response:

dell - Thanks for your review. We apologize for your dissatisfaction with the product you received. Your review has been passed along to our Customer Service team to review the situation and our QC team to record and inspect the issue with this product. We apologize for your frustration and are always happy to help!
Abcf
Verified Purchaser
PA

Low quality

December 01, 2012
The gasket set lacks a gasket for the main drain plug. The top gasket is not sized correctly, it is a very tight fit. The pump rods are over sized by a few thousands and the bends need to be smoothed out. The need & Seat gaskets are a little small. I was able to make it work with some tweeking, but is seems low quality over all
No, I would not recommend this product.
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Hi Rider
Verified Purchaser
Avon In

One bowl plug gasket short..

June 28, 2011
It is nice product
Pros:
  • Easy To Install
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Merchant Response:

Customer was sent the missing gasket via express delivery at no cost to him.
Grampy
Verified Purchaser
Oakland, Maine

very easy to install kit is top quality.

August 30, 2010
I rebuild 4 to 7 carbs a week & these are GREATto i
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Tony
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Cincinnati

This is a perfect kit for the 97!

August 29, 2010
The 97s now work great!
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Product Q&A

1 questions : 1 answers

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does the Stromberg 97 kit work for all like Strombergs. Mine do not have the 97 stamped on it?

steveo
Laguna Niguel CA
December 30, 2011

does the Stromberg 97 kit work for all like Strombergs. Mine do not have the 97 stamped on it?

Answers

January 02, 2012
John
This kit should work on the original Stromberg 97 carbs and Speedway 9 super 7 carbs. Not all 97’s have the stamping on the body and can sometimes be confused with the Holley/Ford 94 carburetors which we also offer. Some aftermarket 97 carbs do not accept the standard kit components as the OEM.
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