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Stalling when starting

The bike starts perfectly but give it 2 mins and the bike is struggling to fire, like the engine ie being starved. this is only when the bike is cold. i have replaced the fuel tap, fuel line and filter, carbs, plugs and had them serviced. when the bike is warm it runs fine

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I would check that the rubber seals for the Choke circuit are in good shape and that the choke is actually working properly.

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If after the two mins ur putting the choke back in and the bike dies, it could be that your needing to adjust the idle speed.
it might just be set on the lower limit so that when ur bike isnt fully warmed up it struggles.

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