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My bike has been standing for just under a mounth but now it doesnt start so i cleand my spark plugs now it just bake fires now and then

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Plugs dont get affected by sitting around, but carbs do, one month should not have caused a problem though. make sure petcock was off and fuel didnt leak into ingine, then its good to change the oil. draining the fuel tank and filling with some fresh high octane fuel will help. also may be carbs are a bit dry, turning over engine will vacuum fuel into them after several cranks

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