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Reply to Fuel ratio 12/5/2017 4:26 PM

It was dirt in the carb, pulled it apart blew it out and it purrs like a kitten again !!! My crank seal was leaking anyway and I was able to check my crank bearings in the meantime , thanks everyone .

Reply to Fuel ratio 12/4/2017 6:16 PM

Yes I have realized this, this went from the question of the mixture to the crank seal which I thought was it from what I researched, I’m going to tear the carb down to eliminate that avenue, also have to look at the exhaust, I know it drips a lot of ... more »

Reply to Fuel ratio 12/4/2017 4:32 PM

Btw... I did spray either all around reed cage and boot as well .

Reply to Fuel ratio 12/4/2017 4:31 PM

Ok, I did notice oil at the crank seal but !! Not only was there no change in idle with carb clean I replaced the seal and it’s doing the same thing. Any ideas?

Reply to Fuel ratio 11/29/2017 5:44 AM

OK… Long story short my bike was running fine at a track a couple hundred miles away had a little bit higher elevation and when I came in it started surging with a high idle and I didn’t think nothing of it I thought maybe it could’ve been the elevation ... more »

Reply to Fuel ratio 11/28/2017 8:30 PM

I tried spraying carb clean around flywheel and no change in idle... not sure if it could still be leaky seal

Reply to 05 Rm 250 surge and bog off low end. 11/25/2017 4:40 PM

Ok, I’ll try that ... thanks for the help

Reply to 05 Rm 250 surge and bog off low end. 11/25/2017 2:40 PM

What’s the best way to test the seals?

Reply to 05 Rm 250 surge and bog off low end. 11/25/2017 1:07 PM

Thanks for the reply Ive never had it apart and it ran fine before that day at the track , wondering if it’s dirt in the carb leaning it out ??