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Old 09-15-2011, 06:41 PM
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Default red hot plug

was riding about 6 miles and the plug turned red and bike lost power help please
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Old 09-15-2011, 07:04 PM
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Default Re: red hot plug

First of all, welcome to the forum from Dallas.

What kind of motor do you have?

Generally overheating is caused by lean running. That could be caused by an intake leak, or too small of a jet in your carb.

No matter what's wrong, we can help fix it.
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Old 09-15-2011, 10:02 PM
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Default Re: red hot plug

On top of the questions that Biknut asked; What brand of plug do you have & what # is it???
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