1. Home
  2. Carburetor Parts
  3. by Part Type
  4. Carburetor Kits
  5. Carter WCD
  6. Carter WCD Carburetor Rebuild Kit - K357
Carter WCD Carburetor Rebuild Kit - K357
Carter WCD Carburetor Rebuild Kit - K357

Carter WCD Carburetor Rebuild Kit - K357

Your Price: $49.00
BUICK 1941-49 Carter WCD Rebuild Kit
Part Number: K357
Availability: In Stock

Recommended Add Ons. Total is updated in your Cart.

Write a Review

FEATURES:

  • Accelerator pump w/leather cup
  • Float bowl gasket
  • Throttle body gasket
  • Metering rod cover gasket
  • Needle & seat
  • Flange (mounting) gasket
SPECS:
  • Pump stem length = 1.28"

Carter WCD rebuild kit, made in the USA from high quality ethanol ready parts. Everything shown in the photo is included in the kit, additional parts may be purchased by choosing your carburetor type in our main catalog. For additional help including rebuild videos, free manuals, and troubleshooting, please see our technical section

For additional information see related tabs above.

To confirm this kit matches your carburetor number refer to the application/carb tab. To make sure you get the correct carburetor kit, please match your carburetor number with the list provided. This kit is good for the carburetor numbers listed only. No return on opened kits.


Watch a video about this carburetor kit:


Float Valve (needle & seat)
Assembly includes 3 gaskets
  1. Carter Applications - use 3 gaskets
  2. All Others - use 1 or 2 gaskets

Remove or add gaskets to get the float to close to level. You will still need to set the float level.

Accelerator Pump - Apply 2 drops of oil to the leather cup before installing. Polish the pump well with 2000 + grit to clean off any scale.

Cleaning - Use thin wire to clean out all small passages, especially around the main discharge and venturi.



Tips:

The vacuum piston has a tendency to get frozen in the well. Keep this in mind when taking the top off. Don't force anything.
Soak the carburetor parts overnight in a bucket of carburetor cleaner (any brand will do)
Wash all chemicals off of the carburetor with hot water.
Run thin wire down all of the small passage ways. Ethanol leaves deposits behind that the cleaner won't get out.
Polish the pump well so that the accelerator pump glides freely.
Apply a few drops of oil to the leather cup of the accelerator pump before installing.
Use silicon spray lubricant on the gaskets. This will keep them from sticking.
Make sure the vacuum piston is clean and moves freely. Clean, clean, clean.

MAKE
YEAR
MODEL
CYLS
CARB NUMBER
TYPE
FLOAT
BUICK
1941-42
SERIES 40
 
487S, 487SA
WCD
BUICK
1946-49
40, 50
 
551S
WCD
UNKNOWN
 
UNKNOWN
 
549S
WCD
 

 



For the purpose of this kit, S, SA, SD are treated the same.

Related Items

Item In Cart Carter WCD Carburetor Kit - K4002
In Stock
AMERICAN MOTORS 1956-70, BUICK 1950-53, CADILLAC 1950-51, JEEP (WILLYS) 1954-56, NASH 1956
5/8" x 2.325"
Part Number K4002
(9)
$37.95
Item In Cart Carter WCD 2 Barrel Carburetor Kit K630
Out of Stock
Buick, Cadillac 46-49, Pontiac 49-54, Kaiser 49-50, Reo 48-50
5/8" x 2.24"
Part Number K630
(5)
$62.95
Item In Cart Carter WCD Carburetor Rebuild Kit Military - K358
In Stock
1942-44 Military
Part Number K358
$49.95
Item In Cart Carter WCD, 2 Barrel Carburetor Kit
In Stock
Part Number K471
(1)
$59.00

Recently Viewed Items

Can't find what you need? Contact Us
TOP