1200 ltd synchronize


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roar
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1200 ltd synchronize

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how do j synchronize trottle valve
is ignition timing ajusteble
my bike cheats on steady driving

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Re: 1200 ltd synchronize

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You can balance the left and right cylinder banks, but cannot balance cylinder 1 and 3, or 2 and 4 right because of the fuel injection. It is recommended to clean the throttle plates with carb cleaner prior to balancing the cylinder banks. Set the idle when you do this.

Ignition timing is non-adjustable.

If you don't have the service manuals, electrical troubleshooting and supplement manuals you should get them.

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