carb / starting problem at race today??

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  • tjhenni

Posted September 19, 2004 - 04:38 PM


I met the ground and trees a few times today at a D23 harescrambles in Dresser, WI and had a heck of a time restarting my 01 yz426. After about 15 kicks I looked down and saw gas literally RUNNING out of the overflow tube. Do I have a problem? Any idea what it is?

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  • Fastest1

Posted September 19, 2004 - 06:44 PM


If it is still doing it, it is a stuck float. Tap the float bowl lightly with the handle of a screwdriver or just take the bowl off and see what happened.

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