i took the black cover of the carburetor now no power

Discussion in 'Motorized Bicycle General Discussion' started by 4wdingman, Sep 5, 2008.

  1. 4wdingman

    4wdingman New Member

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    i took the black cover of the carburetor and now i have no power, is there a way to make it powerful again with having the black cover one??
     
  2. Pablo

    Pablo Master Bike Builder & Forum Sponsor

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    Just a WAG, but it sounds like you have an air leak somewhere. It should run fine with the cover off. Does it run OK with choke 1/2 on?
     
  3. Bikeguy Joe

    Bikeguy Joe Godfather of Motorized Bicycles

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    Maybe it was on the ragged edge of too lean and the cover and element were covered in oil and......
     
  4. Bikeguy Joe

    Bikeguy Joe Godfather of Motorized Bicycles

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    To answer your question- yes, there is a way, buy a K&N filter to replace the stock one.
     

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