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Bike stalls at high speeds, when I am on highway going about 70mph the bike cuts out....this problem is intermittent....dealer told me to vent the gas cap...so i pull over and remove locking gas cap and pull out manual choke and the bike starts back up again....going around town bike runs all day long....any things i can try ....the things i have done added fuel additive like marvel mystery, sea foam have not worked replaced spark plugs nothing has worked so far....replace cap next possibly ? Bike has been ck by local dealer, ck connections everything fine...the bike did not fail for him when he rode.....very frustrating..the only thing recently changed on bike was a new battery about a month ago....

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I would think about investing in a carb re-build kit.

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It sounds like the choke line may not have been routed correctly when the new one was installed. Remove the gas tank and check to see that the line is not being stretched anywhere along the way AND that the gas tank when re-installed is not stretching the line. The line may have been kinked when installed. Look at the mechanical movement of the choke at the carb. Does it operate freely? Remove the air filter and look inside the center of the carb, (you may need to use a small mirror for this), does it look like the choke is opening and closing properly when the choke is moved on and off?

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well you can do the idle and maybe fiddle with the mixture screw right on the carb will be a screw and idle screw you need to turn this in 1/4 of a turn at a time with the bike running until it idle ok and the mixture screw you simply just fiddle with this turn it all the way in and unscrew it 2 turn and try this get back to me if not ok 91c5a07.jpg

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Make sure there is no fuel restriction and if there isn't one I would draing the gas and add fresh gas to it...

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Replace spark Plug
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