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post #27 of Old 08-22-2009
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I found a tip from a motorcycle forum for dirty carbs.Buy a can of flammable carb cleaner.Drain out all of the gas from the motor.Put enough carb cleaner in the tank to run the engine.Start the engine and run until the carb is full of cleaner.(make sure the proper amount of oil is mixed with it if it's 2 cycle)Shut the engine off and let it sit for a day.Take it for a run with fresh gas and see what happens.
This saved the Triumph motorcycle owner $450 ($150)per carb.Costs $5 to $10 bucks.Make sure the cleaner is ok with plastic parts,it should be written on the label.

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