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My honda vf 400 f is idlind very high and than after i put it in the first gear closing the clutch a bit than only does the bike idle normal. is this a normal clutch problem or something else?

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Well the idle drops because the clutch is slipping making the engine work harder at idle so adjust the clutch on the lever and to drop the idle on carbs there will be a screw this is the idle screw turn this out until it idles at 1000rpm buddy get back to me if no difference my honda vf 400 f is idlind very high and than - 8910b55.jpg

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