G1 won't stay running

Randy Grein randygrein at comcast.net
Sun Sep 9 19:50:43 PDT 2007

Good one. If that doesn't do anything I'd recheck the cam timing. The  
coughing and misting is suggestive.

Randy Grein, WMRRA #41

On Sep 9, 2007, at 6:50 PM, Ernest Montague wrote:

> Did it ever start properly with the cam swap and flatties?
> IF so, first thing I would check is loose coil connections.
> On Sep 9, 2007, at 6:07 PM, MikeJ735 at aol.com wrote:
>> I have an 01 with flatslides and the G2 intake swap.  The bike   
>> doesn't start
>> unless I have almost full throttle and then back it off a bit  
>> once  it does
>> start.  Won't stay running unless I hold the throttle open   
>> either.  My trouble
>> shooting so far has been to check the plugs, drain the  bowls, new  
>> gas,
>> adjusted the idle high, and just a general cleaning of the   
>> carbs.  All to no
>> avail.  Battery is charged also.   With  the tank up while  
>> starting it seems like
>> there is a lot of fuel kind of  "misting" from the carbs.  Also a  
>> slight smell
>> of oil?   Any  ideas?
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