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2000 VN800 seems to be running a little rich and backfiring. Want to check plugs but not sure what all to take loose to get the gas tank off.

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Remove the seat single bolt at the rear pull the seat back and off then you will see the rear tank bolts remove them.
next
To remove the tank there are 3 bolts on the triangle cover on the top remove them that cover will come off
slide that panel forward and up be careful not to scratch you tank reach under and unscrew the speedometer cable lift is so you can unplug the wiring connectors set it aside look forward center there is the front single bolt to remove. remove the fuel lines from the petcock lift the tank off

Posted on May 13, 2010

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    bazzz7071 May 13, 2010

    Hello running a little rich when was the last time you serviced the air cleaner, depending on the type cleanable wash it and re oil replace.
    paper element replace it.


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