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Finally Found the Carburetor

Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:15 pm

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Re: Finally Found the Carburetor

Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:07 pm

I wonder if they reused an existing part for a new purpose.
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Re: Finally Found the Carburetor

Sat Oct 12, 2019 1:58 pm

I'll be darned! :lol:

That sure is a funny place for a carby-raider.
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Re: Finally Found the Carburetor

Sat Oct 12, 2019 6:20 pm

OK I opened and I am bummed becasue there is no carburetor in there, just a big plug switch fuse thingy :)

But seriously that is the plate above the HV cut off correct? I suppose it is an "inspection hole"?
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Re: Finally Found the Carburetor

Sat Oct 12, 2019 6:53 pm

Yes, the HV battery disconnector lives under that cover . . . in the middle of the pack in the picture below.

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I'm reading that you flip up the latching part, then pull straight up. It splits the battery 'in half', into two ~190V banks instead of a single ~380V bank.

EDIT: I now see the disconnector piece itself to the right of the pack (orange and green part).
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