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Old 02-24-2013, 05:34 PM   #6980
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Location: Waipu New Zealand
Oddometer: 134
Originally Posted by davek181 View Post
I live near sea level too, but have much larger jets in my 87 XL. 125 primary carb, 118 secondary.

Bigger bore usually doesn't need drastically different jets, but yours sounds too lean to start with from my experiences.
Thanks Dave I had the feeling the bike was not getting the gas so i think you're onto it with regards the jetting. I will take your advice and am going to try a 120, 118, 65 combo. Will let you know how it goes. Am still waiting for my conrod to arrive from partzilla
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