Fuel leaks from rear carb air-vent hose (mostly at idle)

Henrik Bo Pedersen henrikbp at gmail.com
Fri Jun 6 11:15:20 PDT 2008

No expert by any measure, but the symptoms sounds very similar to when I had
a stuck float bowl valve on the old Buell.

Could possibly be a punctured float as well.

Keep us posted


on 6/6/08 1:58 PM, Wayne Beaver at wayne at acedsl.com wrote:

> Hi all,
> Seeing if I can de-lurk for any ideas with following problem - fuel leaks from
> my rear carb air-vent hose (mostly at idle, it seems...). Seems OK when
> applying
> some throttle. Possiblly somtehing stuck? Bike starts and seems to run fine.
> It's a track bike which does sometimes sit for reasonbly long periods between
> riding...
> I'll start taking things apart while waiting for any ideas which may come...
> Thanks,
> wb

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