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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-04-2012, 05:01 PM Thread Starter
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Cleaned Carbs & Earshaved

Hey All-

I am sooooo close to being done with my earshave but I am missing a couple of parts for my carb before I can reassemble. I need to know if there is any temporary substitute for a couple of things until the OEM parts get here from kawasaki.. I would like to fire this baby up today... Heres what I am missing

I had 2 shims.. I needed (4).. I have 4mm flat washers... will that work? Any other ideas?

On my Pilot screw I am missing the washer and the O Ring.

Any ideas what would work for now?

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-05-2012, 09:08 AM
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As long as the shims are the same thicknes as your washers then it would be the same ratio. I do not know how thick the shims are though.
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