Originally Posted by fiep
why do you boil jets?
I have put a few older bikes back on the road that the carbs were absolutely gummed up. I have the carb dip, I have used tiny copper wires to poke out the jets, but the method that I have used for the most stubborn is boiling the jets for a few minutes then poking them with copper wire. Not my idea, got if from the net, but it works.