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Old 08-16-2013, 06:08 PM
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Originally Posted by jrobertfox View Post
Got the bike together and running!!! But then it ran out of gas and upon filling it, and turing on the pet cocks, one of the carbs just starts shooting out gas from a hole on the front of the carb. Also some leaks out of the right side bowl vent if i put my finger over the hole on the lower right of the place where the filter attaches.

DRIVING ME CRAZY!!! I want this to be fixed so I can ride it. Any ideas?
#3 carb may be the 'master', but it IS evil! The notorious one for gasket catching internally on float, and float bowl not getting precisely seated in recess prior to tightening.......DAHIK.
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