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Old 03-18-2010, 06:32 PM
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UH-OH...

Went to start the princess' phattboy this evening....




fouled out a plug......




pukeing gas out the bowl vent.



















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That sucks on both counts. At least you have the know-how to fix it yourself.
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What makes you think that?
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Gonna go with a buddy to Caro to get his dad's 750 Shadow.
It needs some work. Prolly stop in Birch Run

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I was very skeptical about fuel injection on a bike. Having lived with it now for 5 years, I'd never go back (unless it was a Panhead).
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Ginny said she needs to find
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I guess I gotta crack open the carb.
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Just tap on the bowl w/ a screwdriver a few hundred times. The float'll let lose.
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I was having trouble with my company van starting. . .the mechanics showed up with a rubber hammer. A few taps on the gas tank and she was as good as new! I just stood there and
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The original Harley mechanic's toolbox was 8 different sizes of hammers.
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Old School mechanics. . .reminds me of my Grandfather and Father. . .they had an auto repair shop when I was growing up. My Father gave me the keys to my first car when I was 16 and a hammer for the trunk.
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Old School mechanics. . .reminds me of my Grandfather and Father. . .they had an auto repair shop when I was growing up. My Father gave me the keys to my first car when I was 16 and a hammer for the trunk.
Yeah, folks made due, or made their own tools, back in the day. We have a fancy tool for every other fastener type.
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