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Honda IZY engine hunts. I mean the speed pulses rhythmically!

The engine starts easily, but the governor pulses the revs continuously whether it is hot or cold. I am using fresh petrol; I have changed the spark plug. All the linkages are clean and move freely. I have taken the carb off and looked inside. It is very clean, with no deposits. The main jet is clear, and I have **** the bypass jets, though I can't see how to check them otherwise. If I hold the governor lever still, the speed is fairly constant, though it does sound a bit rough. Any ideas would be welcome please!

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Sounds like air leaking into the intake.replace the gasket that is in between the carb and the block

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