Originally Posted by mister mars
The heating element on my carb broke.
Must I replace this, or will the bike operate OK without it?
In SF Bay Area, California so not the same as Michigan...
Thanks for any help
I had same issue - it broke when I was pulling wire out. I JBwelded it together and put it back.
You probably dont need it, but if you go up at elevation where it's colder you may freeze carb. Unlikely, but possible.