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I agree with yadayada. Sounds like a dirty carb to me. You can try running some carb/ injection cleaner thrue it.
Posted on Sep 13, 2017
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
May be possible that clutch is disengaging when shifting to first and/or drive not fully switched into first gear. Your 1st gear light may be lit, but actually isnt in a ready state.
Posted on Feb 28, 2009
have you checked the carb for dirt ?
sounds like the carb is dirty and or the idle screw has moved
Posted on Aug 31, 2009
Testimonial: "I pulled the carbs off, removwed float bowl cover, found one of the jets was clogged. All good now!!!!!"
sounds major. Clanking and low on oil sounds like a broken piston ring. Suggest dealer check with compression tester rear cylinder. Replace v star with Harley if necessary.
Posted on Sep 20, 2009
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