cesarp35 wrote:Yeah Jerry i used Evinrude/Johnson Carb Repair Kit #439071, i will use the same OEM for the points, condensers and coils i will be ordering soon,, i will not give up until i get this baby going, it's truly an awesome looking little motor.
Well worth the effort for sure... the 50s era 18 engines are some of the best they made. And, good choice in selecting the right parts. The bowl vent is the open passage next to the low speed adjustment needle. The one on top of the carburetor. Btw, the oil mix on that one is 24/1.