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Thanks by the way, for your informative response to my previous query. Now, I'm not sure if my petcock is connected properly. I have a 1982 Suzuki GS 550.

The fatter, rearward facing hose (gas line) I've got hooked to the rear of the carburetor between the #1 and #2 cylinders. The smaller hose (vacuum line)is hooked to the front of the two cylinders, and the third hose, facing forward, I assume is an overflow, and it's just dangling somewhere. Can you tell me if this is correct?

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Hi, Stefan that sounds about right of course I'm not there to verify. Did the free service manual link help?

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