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Old 12-26-2015, 02:28 AM
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James England James England is offline
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Originally Posted by motoman View Post
+1.........pull that airbox off and rearward.......turn fuel on a look to see if fuel is runnin' out of #2 carb. Do NOT try and start with airbox off! a backfire through carbs could and WILL ruin your day, and maybe the man-cave and house.
agreed. I had an XS catch fire doing that. Outside fortunately, and I always have a small fire extinguisher handy when working on bikes. . .
XS1100F 1980 European model. Standard. Dyna coils. Iridium plugs. XS750 final drive (sometimes). Micron fork brace. Progressive front springs. Geezer regulator/rectifier. Stainless 4 into 2 exhaust. Auto CCT (Venturer 1300) SOLD. New project now on the go. 1980 European model.
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