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post #1 of 15 (permalink) Old 01-22-2014, 04:05 PM Thread Starter
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Ok, so at the end of last season my bike wasn't running too good and my wife's toy, the jetski - needed a new top end, so I just kind of put the bike away for the winter and wanted to forget about it. Now I am just starting to think about ole Black Betty again. She would hesitate and sputter when I would lay on the throttle. Kind of figured I would probably need a carb cleaning. I rode the bike for 3-4 riding seasons and always would put some seafoam in her. Ok so where do I go from here? As you can probably guess my mechanical skills are basic! I am just a change brake pads and oil change kind of guy!

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damn you are the third person on here to name there bike black betty

i am the first and the second decided to change the name after they found out that mine was named such

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....try backblowing the carbs....proceedure is here....

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well hell i guess he can keep the name then as long as the other guy doesnt keep it im good lol (wolfie you remember who the other guy is?)

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....nope....not at all.....try doin a board/member search....



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Step up, be a man (joking), clean the carbs. After you get them out it's not so hard.

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....nope....not at all.....try doin a board/member search....
i know who it is i was asking if you did but i guess you dont which is odd cause it was your best friend blaz but he changed the name quickly when he found out

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i know who it is i was asking if you did but i guess you dont which is odd cause it was your best friend blaz but he changed the name quickly when he found out
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yeah he named it some weird ass chinese symbols or some sheit think it meant black dragon king or something idk

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Wolfie ----Thanks for the link to this procedure! Will get on it as soon as weather turns!!! Many thanks again!


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