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!983 honda magna v45 clutch not engaging

Clutch was fine, but I had to remove carbs to clean them. After putting bike back together, there is no clutch. Bike will not move in gear while not running and holding clutch lever, And started the bike will just die when shifted into gear (you know, after it jumps out from under you almost) Fluid level is good, do not see any pinched lines or anything.
I did nothing more than remove carbs and replace them.....I guess.

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  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    When i pull clutch lever in and put in gear the bike dies and rocks forward as if the clutch lever was not pulled

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    Gas problems im guessing

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If you rebuilt your carburetors you have made a mistake when you reassembled them a carb must sprsy a fine mist of "dry" fuel into the engine intake your carbs are flooding you need to check your fuel floats , jets and, don't forget to check the power piston circuit and, balance (sync) your carbs on the bike when you're done
your chuch is fine if you did not touch it

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