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Running on two cylinders only at idle

I am fixing up an '83 maxim 550. It seems to only run on two cylinders at idle, then as I accelerate the other two cylinders begin to make power. Is this the design or could there be something wrong in the carburetor idle circuit?

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Sounds like the idle circuit in two of the carbs are plugged up or the carburetors need synchronization

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