G1 won't stay running

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Sun Sep 9 20:34:14 PDT 2007

Yup easy to not turn the crank completely when setting the next set of 

On Sep 9, 2007, at 7:50 PM, Randy Grein wrote:

> 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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