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Have not rode in 2-3 weeks.Never have had a gas smell issue period.Went in garage today and smelled gas.Yesterday no smell, today a strong smell.Was27 degrees last night.Any ideas on what happened ?

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Hi, Vinny it's called a bike f*rt, forget about it, seriously I don't have a clue your bike is designed to function properly in sub-freezing temperatures get out a flashlight turn on the ignition wait for the pump to prime and look for leaks for more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the links below and for more specific information or questions at no charge please feel free to contact me at xlch@mail.com. Good luck and have a nice day.
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