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I have cleaned everything in the carbs put new jets in it and it still is doin the sputtering

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First do the easiest go to Autozone and purchase a can of Sea Foam pour in 1/3 can to two gallons of fresh fuel... if you can clean out or replace fuel filter. Now start it up ...if it wont start then push start it and get on it an go;drive it on an open highway for about 10 to 15 miles and see if it clears up the problem. it took me 11 miles of sputting then all of the sudden in the middle of a turn all my horse power came back. Now if that didn't fix it, take one of your spark plugs out and let it hang and touch the frame crank it over an see if its getting a "big fat bluish spark" if it looks "purplish-red" thats no good, and you need to ohm out the pulse generator system. follow wire harness from pulse generator to nearest disconnect and ohm out the wires, should be four wires measure two at a time you should get approx 400 to 500 ohms, when i had a problem i was reading 136ohms on one set and an open on the other..i took off the cover and looked at it and you could see that one of the was i replaced it and it started up good and ran like new.
hope this helps out or at least guides you closer to a fix..let me know if it helped thanks!

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