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77gl1000 won't start

Sitting 22 years

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Overhaul and clean carbs ,drain tank and cHeck for rust and clean and seal tank. change filters,get new battery,get fresh fuel,give it a try to start,if it doesn't start,take to reliable dealer and have it gone thru!

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