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Old 17th September 2012
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Sorry for my crappy video quality but atleast it is running. I have to keep the choke on to keep it running so I it is time to go read up on CV carb tuning. I have not messed with one of these in years so I have some understanding to do. I have to say that I had one wire wrong and that was all the wiring I had to fix. It runs and I am looking forward to some time tuning and then I am going to get out and let it run. I saw the boost guage go to five in the parking lot so I will eventually get a chance to open it up. Should came up the driveway quick.
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Will it idle w/o choke when warmed?
Just got my street bike together again, she likes a higher cold idle.

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Sam, I don't have everything buttoned up yet so I only ran it for a little while. I will head outside with my bike on the weekend when the rain has stopped and ride it around the block and warm it up. Feels good, that is for sure. I was not expecting it to start so easy since my last try at this had fuel blowing everywhere.
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Got my fingers crossed for ya, man. Can't wait
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what you need is a su carb from mg mini metro 1300cc look on uk ebay easy to tune and blow through ready cheep as chips
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what you need is a su carb from mg mini metro 1300cc look on uk ebay easy to tune and blow through ready cheep as chips
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Brilliant!
Inexpensive, simple and effective.
Hope you keep posting in the turbo section, insight like this is invaluable.
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thats cool glad to help that carb is known to be one of the best su ever made
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