Can't throttle up


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rmathenia44
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Location: Pittsburg, California 94565
Motorcycle: 1986 GL1200 1 interstate
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Can't throttle up

Postby rmathenia44 » Sun Jun 05, 2016 1:07 am



My 1986 gl 1200 interstate was running great. Started right up next day..it's carbureted model..idles very smoothly,
but when i try throttle up it goes to chocking lick & shut off, but will start right up. This happen over night, no warning.
Yes i have a tank of gas. I will Greatly Appreciate any help i can get because i ride this bike all the time, love it.
Thanks.



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julimike54
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Location: Euless, Texas
Motorcycle: 1986 GL1200A original owner
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Re: Can't throttle up

Postby julimike54 » Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:32 pm

Clogged fuel filter?
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Iaustin
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Joined: Thu Jun 07, 2012 11:31 pm
Location: Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
Motorcycle: 1986 gl1200 interstate

Re: Can't throttle up

Postby Iaustin » Thu Jun 09, 2016 10:42 pm

Could also be fuel pump ,I just replaced mine was riding on highway and had no throttle just kinda lagged but made it home replaced pump checked filter all is good now was also making a different noise

rmathenia44
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Joined: Thu Aug 15, 2013 10:58 pm
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Re: Can't throttle up

Postby rmathenia44 » Thu Jun 09, 2016 11:31 pm

A BIG THANK U ... For that information ....Iaustin....ride safe....Ray... :)




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