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Old 10-12-2008, 10:24 PM
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Default Re: i think my "80cc" has issues. top speed only 28mph with shifter kit...

Originally Posted by Easy Rider View Post
I remember when I got my kit, I had to clean my carb out because it had this vasoline looking lube in the carb bowl. A couple of months ago, I had a problem with the carb on my Morini. It was starving for fuel so I removed the bowl and the main jet was clogged. I did my needle trick (poke the main jet) and its been running fine ever since.
should i enlarge the hole a bit? there was a little bit of dirt in the bowl, the jet did not appear to be clogged, but i am positive the dirt floating around in there was not helping. i do have a fuel filter installed now but i would say i did about 3-5 miles without a fuel filter, before i found this forum.

i am gonna see if i can find that thread of normans with the overhaul procedure.
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