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Hesitates at 2500/3000rpm, has been stood up for 12 months but was servised prior to this . i have just purchased this bike, oil is clean, i have servise records it has only done 100 miles since, and only 15000 total all indications are that this is genuine, i rode it 50miles took about 3 miles to clean its self out then went fine but on second trip started hesitating agian, its running on fresh fuel plugs are ok, i drained carbs too. it seems to run ok above 4/5000 revs , cheers

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The carb jets might need to be cleaned along with the air filter

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