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Cant seem to remove the rear needle jet from the carb

The book says to tap on the carb in grad it with needle nose it aint moving any ideas on how to remove allready went through the screen and the needle and seat. just wana make sure its clean

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    shawn wright Mar 22, 2014

    i got it just put the jet back in a few threads and pushed on the jet or just tap it a little and it comes out on the other end remove the jet and pull from the other end

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One trick you can try.

Get a can of "computer gas duster"

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This is the can of compressed air used to clean off a computer.

Shake the can a bit, then while the can is upside down, spray quite a bit all over (and inside if possible) the brass jet then try again to remove quickly.

What you are doing is quickly lowering the temperature of the brass jet, hopefully causing it to shrink slightly and loosen it.

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I have seen this before a few things to do too make sure. First take the air filter out and shine a light use your fingers to move the slides up and down I suspect the springs that go on the slide is not seated in center you can tell from the slide going halfway and hanging up. Next, the boots on the slides only go on 1 way there is a notch on the carbs for them. I would guess this would fix you up if not we can get deeper into it with air-fuel mix screw settings.good luck

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start the mixture screw at around 1& 3/4 turns
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hi yes the one on the float also check the float height if it is adjustable you will tell if were the float needle sits there is a metal tab.if youn are getting white smoke you maye be burning oil make sure you havnt over filled the oil.i know this may sound sillyy but are you sure you never put diesel in the tank by mistake coz that will make it smoke a lot if the fuel feels oily and dosnt smell like petrol drain it out clean the carb agian and replace the spark plug

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SOURCE: Cant remove rear seat on my 2004 Intruder 800

I take it you have removed the rear bolt holing the rear of the rear seat to the body of the bike. The rear seat is then pulled rearwards and out of the rear hold on strap
The rear passenger hold on strap is then unbolted from the body of the bike. This will let the front seat by pulled rearward and then upwards to remove it as well.
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