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  1. OPINIONS NEEDED. Throttle cutting in, and out.

    Z1K/Z750 Maintenance
    Tonight on my ride home my throttle started to cut out, then surge, cut out then surge again. It kept happening so I pulled the clutch in a bit to even out the highs, and lows. Then it would get slightly better then worse again. It didn't really matter where the throttle was positioned. At...
  2. new to Forum, question on Vance & Hines exhaust

    Mean Streak Performance Upgrades
    Greetings all, I quit riding for 14 years of so and a lot has changed. Last bike was a Kawasaki Eliminator KZ1000, sold in 1998. I just bought a used Mean Streak, 2002, with Vance & Hines Longshots. Has Power Commander on it as well, but I need to work on that. Guy I bought it from said...
  3. Idle at 2000 RPM...?

    ZR-7 Maintenance
    Hi guys, been away for a little while... but now back with a question. I adjusted my air-fuel mixture screws (the ones at the bottom of each carb) as I found my bike to be running rather rich (smelly) and un-economical (1 liter of petrol took me about 17 km, this should be in the 19/ 20 km range...
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