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Hi I have a 2000 GSF250V which isn't running quite right

Hi I have a GSF250V which isn't running quite right. It idles rough and wants to stop. When revved it is slow to idle back down before stalling. It's just been serviced by the shop too and they aren't sure why it does it. any ideas? ps it has new plugs and filters and the carbies have just been balanced too.

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  • rayandjo Jul 27, 2009

    Hi thanks for the advice. I will try the WD40 tomorrow after work as it is 8pm here in Western Australia.

  • Bruce Hathcock May 11, 2010

    try using wd 40 and spray it on the engineadsee if yo can find an intake leak, spray around the carb and intake air hoses, if it picks up you know what the prolem you have is. Try using some lucas gas additive to stablize the fuel, some states require MTBE'S and ethonal in the gas and can damage seals including valve seals unless this is a 2 stroke. let me know and I will try to help you solve this.

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There may be some air leak to the intake mounting rubbers or the carburator spindle shaft where the butterfly stays.
Better to first try to reset the air-mixture screws and even better to check the valve clearance.
The standard procedure for adjusting the air-mixture screw is ..first take it all the way in slowly to the end being extra careful not to over tighten it as it may damage the tip of the screw, thn start your bike and let it come to some warmish temperature and adjust the screws taking it outwards 2 and half turns and observe the running of the engine you can go a little plus or minus either way to suit the better idling and its also better to have it a little richer to help cool the valves.
Hope this helps!

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