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  1. Bushyeyed1 replied to the thread engine trouble.

    I would pull out the pilot jet installed currently and see if it is a VM (holes in the side) or non-bleed (no holes in side) then buy a...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 7:52 PM
  2. Bushyeyed1 attached a file to the thread Bushyboy's build thread.

    Tried to make it up to Turtle Bay today, but as usual traffic was backed up and we all no sitting in traffic makes the XS mad. So...

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  3. Bushyeyed1 liked 5twins's post in the thread engine trouble.

    As mentioned, your problems could be related to several different things (ignition, carbs), but I would definitely have a look inside...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 2:18 PM
  4. Bushyeyed1 liked devildrums's post in the thread engine trouble.

    Thanks you for the help, will check that site.

    Jan 25, 2020 at 11:15 AM
  5. Bushyeyed1 replied to the thread engine trouble.

    Yes those things and many others will cause your issue. I am working on a buddies xs750 right now and it has the same issues as yours....

    Jan 24, 2020 at 11:29 PM
  6. Bushyeyed1 liked grizld1's post in the thread engine trouble.

    dd, of course fuel is important, but so is ignition, and breaker point ignition needs regular TLC. There's been plenty of good how-to...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 1:07 PM
  7. Bushyeyed1 liked devildrums's post in the thread engine trouble.

    Oh, duh, did change to the foam filters as everyone says, and was wondering if I have to run it more rich or lean to account for the air...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 1:07 PM
  8. Bushyeyed1 replied to the thread engine trouble.

    You should probably go at least one size up on the pilot and two sizes on the main jet. There is a helpful guide in the tech section.

    Jan 24, 2020 at 10:16 AM
  9. Bushyeyed1 liked devildrums's post in the thread engine trouble.

    No, hadn't gotten as far as any of those things yet, this just started happening recently and I have been seeing posts about that. Had...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 10:14 AM
  10. Bushyeyed1 replied to the thread engine trouble.

    Have you rejetted the carbs? Did you check the float heights? Are the slide diaphragms in good condition? You can lift the slide with...

    Jan 23, 2020 at 11:52 PM