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Buell Lightning sat for 3 months and now it wont start

I added fresh gas to it. It was about 3 gallons and it has a 5 gallon tank. I even used some either. The motor turns over and it will pop every so often but it wont stay running. Im guessing gummed uo fuel injectors. What else could it be, and how can I clean up the injectors.

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  • Michael Shanley Jan 09, 2009

    The plugs were just fouled out

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Buell injectors were junk from the factory. The supplier has actually gone out of business. Theres a company that built me a set of custom injectors for my s-3. I love them!! Solved a lot of running issues.
Marren fuel injection in CT. And 2 custom injectors were cheaper shipped to my door than just buying 1 stock one...

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Could well be fouled plugs. Easy fix. For more detailed help with Buell Troubleshooting, check out the Buell Forum.

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Add some lucas fuel injector cleaner to the gas in the tank. also i would pull the injectors out and use a spray cleaner on them

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