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Offline wobble07

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fuel overflow on 640?
« on: January 11, 2015, 03:52:43 pm »
Hey guys. This might be a stupid question?
Must you close the fuel tap on a 640 after every ride? ( never done it on my 990)
I noticed afer the last two rides fuel on the floor a day after. Never happened previously.

Thanks.
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Re: fuel overflow on 640?
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2015, 05:54:17 pm »
640 = carb, 990 = EFI, close the tap
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Re: fuel overflow on 640?
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2015, 07:53:43 pm »
Thanks but did not previously have to close it.Had other bikes before with carbs and no issues with closing fuel taps.
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Re: fuel overflow on 640?
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2015, 10:00:28 am »
Suspect sticky float levels..
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Re: fuel overflow on 640?
« Reply #4 on: January 14, 2015, 09:19:12 pm »
Then you going to have to close both, both mine leaked but they were pretty old so I replaced them and since then not a drop. They are pretty costly though. Small one was R274 and the big one R560
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Re: fuel overflow on 640?
« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2015, 03:18:49 pm »
Thanks JMG!
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