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stage 1 problems

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Autograss steve
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stage 1 problems

Post by Autograss steve » Sun Jul 08, 2018 8:11 pm

hiya lads have a 998 bored had a skim and valve job done and stage one fitted but now runs crap dies when revved , fitted new needle and checked ignition timing,tried adjisting mixture screw still runs crap,any ideas

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The Marcos Graveyard
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Re: stage 1 problems

Post by The Marcos Graveyard » Mon Jul 09, 2018 9:37 am

Bit more info needed, but sounds like a fuel problem.

What carb/air filter/compression ratio/dizzy/cam/fuel pump are you running ?

What do the plugs look like ?

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Re: stage 1 problems

Post by gareth » Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:59 am

Oil in dash pot?

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