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I Just bought a 1982 Suzuki GS1100GK with 29000 miles. The fuel was old so I replaced it with fresh non-oxygenated fuel and some sea foam engine cleaner. I ran it for about 17 miles. Now everytime I start the bike (Warm) It revs to 6000rpm like the throttle is stuck. The throttle is of course not stuck. Could this be some engine gunk stuck somewhere? This happened right in the middle of a ride. One minute it was fine, the next this. thanks. Mr Olson.

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  • nolson84 Mar 25, 2011

    I don't really know much about bikes. Can you tell a laymen where this is and how to check it?



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There should be a throttle body on the motor check the slide needle for dust and stuff

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  • nolson84 Mar 25, 2011

    I don't know much about bikes. Can you tell a laymen how to find the throttle body and how to check it?

  • shawn mcrobert Mar 25, 2011

    Suzuki GSX1100E in numbers

    I have put some GSX 1100 E specifications on
    this page. Please send me pictures, technical data and brochures
    of your favorite Suzuki model!

    1980 Suzuki year code:

    Suzuki GS1100ET (the USA-model) test specs,
    appeared in Motorcyclist 11/1980.

    The European GSX1100ET had a gallon larger fuel tank. Even
    the performance figures and some other specs like the dry mass
    may vary between countries.




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