Kart Moves While Engine Is Idling (Torque Converter)

Kart Moves Forward when Idling (Torque Converter)
  • The belt may be installed backwards: For the 30 series only, make sure the flat side of the belt is facing the engine. 
  • Wrong size belt. A belt that is too short will let the kart creep forward while in idle. 
  • Driver clutch on the crankshaft could be malfunctioning 
  • Driven pulley on the jackshaft could be malfunctioning 
  • Spacing on the driver pulley could be incorrect 
  • Double check the idle setting 
  • Check the alignment of the pulleys