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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-18-2008, 11:09 PM Thread Starter
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I get a lot of backfiring and bike not wanting to start some mornings. any one know why. air filters maybe, they seem to have a lot of oil on them, is this common? or is it a carb issue? any help is greatly appreciated. I have 3 broken down cages right now and the bike is all I have left. scares me to think it may not start one morning!

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-19-2008, 12:27 AM
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Have you checked the spark plugs?
How old is your battery?
Is it a Maintance free battery?

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