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  1. Vintage Forum
    Hello, I need some help. My 1978 Yamaha XS750 starts and idles fine, but when I touch the throttle, even a little, it revs high and doesn't want to come back down. It will also start to pop from the muffler. I assumed this must be a vacuum issue, stuck throttle, or dirty carb. I have replaced...
  2. Motorcycle Repair
    Hello! I have a 1986 kawasaki vulcan. It wasnt running (assumed carbs) so i drained the fuel out of the system (it was pee yellow) and poured straight seafoam in the carbs to clean them. I also changed the spark plugs, and gapped them. I eventually got the bike running pretty well, runnjng on a...
  3. Suzuki
    Story goes, I found a couple bad diaphragms in the CV carbs off my 82 GS 850. Those slides don't have replaceable boots and the diaphragms are prohibitively expensive (150+ per carb). My brother bought me a 79 GS850 with VM carbs on it but the displacement is different. (26mm versus the stock...
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