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Get you now...a/f meaning Air/Fuel Screw...
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Ah...got it...Idle Mixture screw.
yes indeed. clean carb by the way. sportsterdoc in post #9 also correct.
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A few sessions in little ultrasonic cleaning tank did the trick
Warm water and dish washing liquid, in the tank, no fancy carb cleaning chemicals.
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