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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-10-2007, 05:07 PM Thread Starter
 
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Need shims for needle

Anyone have spare shims for the needles?

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-11-2007, 12:28 AM
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If your in a jam small washers will work.

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BMan:

Do you have any idea how thick the washers are in mm?

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Not sure,we've used thin washers they use for rivits and trim screws before.

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www.motorcyclecarbs.com

the shims arent on the website but if u call them they sell them in a bag of 12 for 6 bux

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one weird thing I ran into this weekend while trying to find the jets locally. A local moto shop said .125 shim OH MY GOD and you need 2 of those.. heck thats a 1/4 of an inch to add under the needles?? that cant be right..

using stock needles so shims go under the head correct
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Correct shims go under the head.

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