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  1. Motorcycle Repair
    I have a 95 KTM 400 RX/C (Single cylinder enduro) that has returned home. It's been at a neighbors in non-climate controlled storage for 10 years. It ran when he put it up. Anyway the first thing I wanted to check before cleaning the gas tank and probably cleaning and rebuilding the carb was the...
  2. Honda
    I need professional advice. I bought this beautiful cb 350, with 7ooo miles on it, changed the tires, synced the carbs and it ran great except for in 5th gear, and it would begin to bog down around 70 mph. I was getting on the highway and it began to bog so I let off a bit, as I did that I...
  3. Honda
    What should the compression be on a newly rebuilt CB350 engine that is not broken in yet with tri ground valves? The CLYMER manual and my source says the compression for the stock engine should rise to the peak in about 5 to six kicks with the first kick about half of the compression and each...
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