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Old 03-20-2012, 02:20 PM   #1
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just had a couple of questions for you guys on here. 1. I cant seem to find the a/f screws to ajust them. 2. well should I ajust the a/f screws before I do a carb sync?? Thanks guys
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A/f screws will have a plug over them if they have never been messed with. Located on bottomthe of carbs. Set at 2.5 turns out.
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thanks guys I would be lost with out you guys, the book isent much help yet. I dont know why I have one as of right now lol.
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2. yes, set AF first, sync after
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thank you!!!! well I set the a/f and it has way better respons but still bogs at 3-5 thousend rpms. Is that a carbs sync prob or a vac prob? I think I have water getting into the engine becouse, I have white smoke off the headers after it gets worm. so would that be the couse of the sputer or a carb sync?? otherwise I got it to idle good and the high ranf rpm is good.
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Well, a sync problem IS a vacuum problem. I wouldn't try to diagnose ANYTHING until you do that.
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ok thanks again I will go out and pic up the suplies to sync the carb and I will let you guys know how it went.

anybody in the elk river mn and could stop by and help????

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have a ? again witch way is prime I know down is off but witch way is on and prime for the gas tank? I also was woundering how hard is it to get the title with just bill of sale?
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http://katriders.com/wiki/index.php5?title=Petcock
should help with the petcock. (prime to the rear)

As far as title from a bill of sale, that will depend on where you are. Contact your local DMV
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