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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-13-2007, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
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Yamaha 1100 HELP !

Just got this bike. Its been running great. Yesterday I had to switch over to reserve fuel, filled up at the next station, started fine this morning but after work it wouldnt crank up.
I always full throttle briefly but I wasnt getting any rev and it petered out. Spent 2 hrs messing with it but nuthin. I had to leave it at work.
Any suggestions would be very appreciated because its got to be out tomorrow plus snow is coming.
HELP ?
Thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-13-2007, 09:57 PM
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Hopefully you didn't get a load of real bad gas or a bunch of goo and junk from it being on reserve is in the carbs. Might have to drain the tank and carbs and replace with different gas. I would try that first after you see if you are getting spark and so on.

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You said you just recently bought this bike? After you filled up did you remember to switch back to your primary tank?
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