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Bike backfires constantly on decelleration

I have a 02 1100 v star that ran perfectly until recently all at once it started backfiring on decelleration, the bike runs fine other than that byt its very annoying and i want to fix it . sevaeral people told me it could be either a coil going bad or the intake manifold cracked i really need to get this diagnosed becausde i have the bike listed for sale thansk tom blevins

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    i think i found the problem i was able to dissasemble the cassembly to get to the manifolds and another guy told me to spray them with wd40 and if it got sucked in or the backfiring stopped i had a leak so the backfiring did stop when i sprayed the manifold gaskets so im going to replace them and put some new hoses on hopefully thatw ill fix the problem thanks for your advice though just hope i donrt need it lol



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I would recommend you to get the cylinder pressure checked.

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