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CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« on: August 27, 2011, 07:49:13 am »
Has anyone ever had this happen, my carb got stuck wide open, scary, luckily it was on a open stretch stripped the carb couldn't figure out how it got stuck
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2011, 10:06:37 am »
Might be the cable?
 

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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2011, 12:35:45 pm »
Check the cable placement it could have a problem with the way the tank sits.
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2011, 04:31:51 pm »
Nothing to do with the cable the slide was still stuck when the carb was out
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2011, 03:37:40 am »
clean the slide and the guide channel?
 

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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #5 on: August 29, 2011, 06:45:49 pm »
Did that the carb is working like a swiss watch again,but what worries me is how it got stuck & will it happen again!!
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #6 on: August 29, 2011, 06:53:52 pm »
What fuel you using?
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« Reply #7 on: August 29, 2011, 09:33:38 pm »
LRP
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #8 on: August 29, 2011, 10:32:01 pm »
is it possible the spring has not been put on the slide properly?
 

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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #9 on: August 30, 2011, 01:58:37 pm »
No it all looks ok what I did notice was a loose plate on the slide but the fish shows it should be loose part I dunno just don't want it to happen in the wrong place!!
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #10 on: August 30, 2011, 07:53:51 pm »
Did that the carb is working like a swiss watch again,but what worries me is how it got stuck & will it happen again!!
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Re: CRF 450 STICKY CARB!!!!!!
« Reply #11 on: August 30, 2011, 09:59:28 pm »
Dunno if I can pull the clutch with my THUMB :imaposer: :peepwall:
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