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Here's another Randakk exclusive item designed to help you put your FT500 carb in top working order. Randakk Master Carb Overhaul Kit ™ includes everything you need (and nothing you don't!) for a comprehensive FT500 carb overhaul. This kit is engineered for single cylinder Ascots only.
Contents of Randakk's FT500 Master Carb Kit
Kit is proprietary to Randakk's – you won't find this available anywhere else at any price. Randakk's sourced the best available parts from 3 continents and combined them in a unique combination that represents real value. Kit is appropriate for any 1982-1983 FT500 with original carb.
Note: The round o-rings in each of our Master Kits are made of Viton rather than ordinary nitrile (Buna-N) as found in other aftermarket carb kits. Viton is superior to nitrile in terms of:
- Heat tolerance (400 degrees F vs. 250 degrees F)
- Compression set
Did you know that one good case of severe engine overheating can ruin the carb o-rings found in ordinary kits? Randakk o-rings are the best available! See Viton Proof here.
Also, Randakk's o-ring sizes are precise. They’re equivalent to the exact sizes specified by Honda for each fitment. Not "close-enough" sizes as in many of the other aftermarket kits I've evaluated.
Only the highest quality items are included. The kit has been thoroughly tested. Collection represents the best value available in the market. Trust Randakk's, you'll need everything in this kit to do a proper overhaul of your carbs.
- 1- Fuel (idle) mixture screw (2.8 x 1.1 mm)
- 1- Float bowl drain screw (4.3 x 1.3 mm)
- 1 - CV Slide Top Limit Plug (6.9 x 1.3 mm)
- 1 - Accelerator pump passage at float bowl (5.0 x 1.3 mm)
- 1 - Heat Insulator (intake-to-cylinder) oring (40.0 x 2.6 mm)
- 1 - Intake-to-carb oring (40.0 x 2.6 mm)
Float Bowl Gasket (1): Constructed of superior Viton material to resist the components of modern gasoline.
- 1 Air Cutoff Valve Overhaul Kit
- 1 Accelerator Pump Overhaul Kit
- 1 idle mixture screw washer
- 3 float bowl screws (4 x 16 mm)
- 1 mm cotter pin for accelerator pump linkage - 2 supplied (simple item, but hard to find elsewhere)
- 2 high quality, plated M3 x 6mm (0.5 pitch) panhead screws for securing choke butterflies (necessary for critical inspection advised by Mike Nixon)
Through an exclusive arrangement, the Randakk Master Carb Overhaul Kit ™for Honda FT500 is available in a combination with Mike Nixon's brilliant booklet, Rebuilding the Honda FT500 Carburetor. This 30+ page booklet is a must read! Much better explanation and photos than the official Honda Workshop Manual. Nearly 100 quality photos and illustrations! Trust Randakk's, you'll be very glad you have this gem. Retail value (with shipping) for this booklet = $33.00.