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gl1000 carbs

Postby heymandavid14 » Tue May 04, 2010 3:10 pm

is sync the carbs something i can do myself or is it a big job

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Re: gl1000 carbs

Postby thrasherg » Tue May 04, 2010 3:49 pm

It's an easy job to do yourself if you have a set of vaccum gauges (plus 5mm adapters) and a free hour or so.. Important to get the engine good and warm before you start the process. It's much easier if you have 4 gauges as well but it can be done with fewer gauges but takes longer and is not as easy.

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Re: gl1000 carbs

Postby WingAdmin » Wed May 05, 2010 9:14 am

Have a look at this:

How to synchronize your carburetors

It's a step-by-step how-to that will help you out.

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