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Misfire?    Tuning&Exhaust:04cal/06 up

Started Jul-11 by DakotaLH; 275 views.

From: Texpatriat


Were the carbs  just taken off and cleaned before or after your current trouble began? If before it's quite likely something didn't go back together quite right.

Donn (99Orton)

From: Donn (99Orton)


Personally I think you are rich for one and maybe the carbs need cleaning. I would drop down to 150 maybe 147.5  mains and 17.5 pilot, sync do a lean drop and sync again.


From: DakotaLH


Sorry I wasn’t very clear on that! They were cleaned after I started having issues again. The bike was running decent however the idle was off so I turned the sink screw which while the vacuum pressures read as not even, it sounded better at idle. Then I went back to even vacuum on the balance and took the exhaust off because I was hearing a weird “tik”. And I was also thinking it might be rich however I when I took the carb apart after putting the the new air pods on it lasted I found that it already had 147.5 Main and 17.5 pilot in it when just the cobra pipes were on it. I’m not sure if that makes a difference or not. Also, I’m 3.5 turns out on my pms which are stock. 

  • Edited July 11, 2021 10:36 am  by  DakotaLH