GL1100 dies after 1 mnute


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icolt45
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GL1100 dies after 1 mnute

Postby icolt45 » Sun Jul 03, 2011 8:15 pm



Hi my first time here? I have a 1982 Honda GL 1100 if you let it set i will start and run for about 1 minute? then seem to die off? I have changed the fuel filter! But now what?If you hit it with ether it will run for a moment? Could the fuel pump be bad? and it is leaking just enough to start it after you let it sit?



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Re: GL1100 dies after 1 mnute

Postby WingAdmin » Tue Jul 05, 2011 12:09 pm

Try it with the gas cap open and see if it makes any difference.

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Re: GL1100 dies after 1 mnute

Postby virgilmobile » Tue Jul 05, 2011 1:36 pm

Pull all 4 plugs(eases cranking)kill switch turned to kill spark.pull the fuel line off the carbs.crank engine to pressure test the pump at 2-2.5 psi.check fuel flow.If it checks ok,the micro screens under the valve seats may be plugged enough to get a little fuel but not enough to sustain running demand.


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