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85 virago 1000 breaks down rpm

My virago 1000 is sputtting after about 5000 rpm also when I release the throttle when coming to a stop it back fires and there seems to be a tick coming from the engine

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I have a 95 yamaha virago with 12,000 miles on it. The tick is normal... The backfiring is not, back pressure is cuz of the drive shaft. I had a similar problem when cracking the throttle at a high rpm. check you plugs for fouling and gap. clean them and regap to around .030. sand inbetween the electrode and outer pin and the outer pin. if the electrode is shot replace them but remember to gap it. should fix your problem. good luck.

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