After twisting off the long air cleaner bolt I wised up and started treating this carb with more care. I heated the bowl nut with the propane torch and it came loose.
Friday, February 20, 2015
Looks like I only need to change the choke and I have that out of the Murray's carb just need to slide it into the one from the MTD. But this thread will continue on the subject of saving the carb.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
The float hinge is still soaking in PB Blaster. I don't know if additional soak time will help but what can it hurt.