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When my 72 xlch fights me, I crank the throttle wide open and kick, always starts on 2nd or third kick
that means it was flooded.works for me too.
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Got fresh fuel?

>...coughing back through the carb...

Too advanced?

Give this a read: http://xlforum.net/forums/showpost.p...3&postcount=83
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