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Old 07-19-2018, 10:59 PM
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Join Date: May 2016
Location: Quakertown, pa
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Welcome to the forums!

I'm not in your area, but I'm sure the people here could help out! I would first check the maintenance and repair section for an overview on the carbs. The carbs are the heart and soul of these bikes. They're also pretty easy once you get a grasp of what's inside it.

As for the valve shims, doing the adjustment is also pretty straight forward. Just need a good feeler gauge and a few wrenches.

I recommend picking up a Clymer manual for the bike. I keep one with Roxy as a sort of 'bible' on fixing the XS11.

Good luck finding someone in your area! I'm sure there's someone on here nearby.
1979 XS1100F "Roxy" (my first bike ) - '91 Suzuki GSX1100 Fairing, BMW bags, Cheap ABS Trunk, aftermarket cruiser seat, MAC 4-2 exhaust, Heavy Duty folding kickstart, XS11 Special signals and gauges, Blade Fuse Conversion, Dynacoil Greens w/ ballast bypass, SS brake lines
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