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Rough running above idle

We have a 2003 GSA 1150 with 16,000km and when throttle is applied slightly off idle, motor runs very rough -basicly 'shakes it's head' .once through that 'zone, it appears to run ok.
Can some one suggest what check or adjustment I should be persuing.
Regards,
Bish.

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  • bish1150 Mar 16, 2009

    It was food for thought, prompted me to check a few things. Turned out to be uneven adjustment in cables to throttle bodies.

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Sync the cylinders and do the valves.

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