Too much oil? HELP wanted


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ApplecoreR6
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Re: Too much oil? HELP wanted

Post by ApplecoreR6 » Wed Sep 20, 2017 1:53 pm



Noted, thank you very much, I will purchase a carb rebuild kit and I will get that done, once I finish those I'll update you, I may have some questions about rebuilding but I'll use my resources beforehand so I don't bother you guys. Thanks a lot!!!



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Re: Too much oil? HELP wanted

Post by newday777 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:51 am

Yoy have to totally strip down the carbs and remove ALL rubber parts inside each of the carb bodies and either ultrasonic clean or boil them clean. Spray cleaner alone will not clean any of the hardened gunk in the tiny fuel ports in these carbs.

http://www.randakksblog.com/old-school- ... g-methods/


Must read and follow

http://www.randakksblog.com/gl1100-carb-details/

ApplecoreR6
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Re: Too much oil? HELP wanted

Post by ApplecoreR6 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:07 am

newday777 wrote:
Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:51 am
Yoy have to totally strip down the carbs and remove ALL rubber parts inside each of the carb bodies and either ultrasonic clean or boil them clean. Spray cleaner alone will not clean any of the hardened gunk in the tiny fuel ports in these carbs.

http://www.randakksblog.com/old-school- ... g-methods/


Must read and follow

http://www.randakksblog.com/gl1100-carb-details/
Noted thanks

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Re: Too much oil? HELP wanted

Post by Mr moe » Fri Sep 22, 2017 12:58 pm

The other way that gasoline can end up in the crankcase is through a ruptured diaphragm in the fuel pump
or sticky poppet valves in said fuel pump.
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Re: Too much oil? HELP wanted

Post by Maz » Fri Sep 22, 2017 1:41 pm

+1 on what Gary said.
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