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Old 10-17-2011, 06:49 PM   #21
Easy Rider 2
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After sitting for a few minutes it will start under full choke. It then seems to "clean itself out" and runs strong again. Ideas??
Insufficient fuel flow......possibly due to:

Fuel filter.
Other obstruction in fuel path.
Bad fuel pump (if it has one).
P e t c o c k not working right.
Tank vent not working.
Floats set too high.
Water or other "crud" in the bottom of the bowls.

A healthy dose of Berrymans B12 Chemtool is recommended too, along with draining the float bowls......but it likely won't completely fix the problem you described.
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