bike starts but wont run


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bikerpiper
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Motorcycle: honda goldwing gl1100 db

bike starts but wont run

Post by bikerpiper » Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:00 am



I have a gl1100 it starts and runs at Idle but when you pull away it just dies, cleaned the carb single carb conversion, som times it will run for a mile or so before it stops running other times just a vew feet if your lucky, hope someone can help.



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virgilmobile
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Re: bike starts but wont run

Post by virgilmobile » Wed Nov 22, 2017 2:26 pm

There may be just enough fuel to get it going but not enough fo the higher demand.
I'd suggest inspecting fuel flow, pressure and filter

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