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My cbf250 honda will not idle. The engine speed will vary between 1500 rpm to 3000 rpm without any input. Also if the engine is reved whist the bike is on the stand the engine speed will not drop back to idle.\r\n I have checked the butterfly in the Carby and it is closing off and I have checked the inlet manifoldfor air leeks and it is not the roblem. Can anybody assist?

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First check to make sure that both of the chokes are not sticking closed after the bike is warmed up. Also check if the throttle grip freeplay is comfortable (2--6 mm) when it sits in idling position. If both are fine then most probably the carburetor may need adjustment & should be left to a trained technician.

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