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ErricZ ErricZ is offline
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Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Barnegat, NJ, USA
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Originally posted by JonyRR
I saw lean misfire every time I touched an XS11, for example, and all the carb synch's and plug changes in the world would do NO good when the idle mixture ega'd below .01% CO...as soon as I pulled the idle mixture plugs, did a careful synch, and set the CO to 3%, the thing ran perfectly, the cylinderhead temps LOWEReD by 150F measured with a spark plug temp thermocouple, cause the mixture was rich enough to both cool the combustion chamber and ignite fully with a stock ingnition system.
Damn, no wonder my XS11 ran so sheety! I loved and HATED that bike so much that I had to have two of them!
Old 05-26-2004, 01:12 PM
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