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I have flat slide carby on my Husqvarna and beside the choke there is another lever which seems todo what the choke does, what is it for,and below it there is a turntable nob which I figure is an idle

I have pulled the carby apart and cleaned everything I just can't get it to fire

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Take plug out to check for fire, if you have fire turn screws all the way in and back off a turn and a half. Fire it up and adjust

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SOURCE: 2005 yamaha yzf 250-unstable idle

I had the same problem, Turns out that my shims were finished, replace the chims and check clearences.

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SOURCE: 2002 suzuki LS 650 running lean at higher speeds, (off idle)

this prob happens allways in carburated engines that the car or motorcycle is running lean or rich . because the air - fuel mixture ratio is not right . so you should open the carburator and remove the air filter you will find two screws in the lower front section of your caeburator. you can adjust them by a screw driver until your car is smooth

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SOURCE: starts and stays running with choke on. stalls

Pay special attention to the parts in red. DO NOT mix parts from the front carb with parts from the back carb. When removing adjuster screws and jets, count the number of turns to remove them, write it down, and replace with the same number of turns.

Go to the site below where you can see a parts diagram for your specific bike. You will select the actual brand, year, model, etc., once you go to the site. Part numbers and prices are also shown. You can order parts from this site. In the event no price is shown on a particular part, the part is not in stock.

Go to this site and you can download a free PDF service manual. Most all of the manuals are in English but some are not. There is no way to be sure without doing the download. You can always delete it if in a foreign language.

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Posted on Jul 02, 2009

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SOURCE: yamaha wr 400 2000 model pulled apart carby to clean

big spring is for the dighram! the only other wouls be for the pointy mixture screw
Cheers Rob
wind the screw in till it just stops [not hard]
then wind out about 1 & 3/4 turns that should be a close air fuel mix then adjust idle & mix till you get it right
Cheers Rob

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SOURCE: how to adjust the idle nob on a 2002 crf 450r. the

The idle speed is not your problem, you have something stuck in the needle valve in the carbureator, or the float has gone bad. Either one will require carb. removal and cleaning.

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