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RE: Losing Power
|RE: Losing Power|
|~The Ghettoman! said 2007-01-23 18:05|
Hehehe.. AJ, the problem isn\īt your carbs. I just answered a posting (oil filters) and explained a bit about what that problem is. It\īs an inherant thing the just happens because of the engines configuration. The only way to kill that problem is port your heads, and go for WAY larger diameter headers like I\īve done/doing with my `79 500 Custom. Go to ANY exhaust shop and they\īll bend ya up a set of headers pretty cheap. Just REMEBER, keep the flanges! You\īll need those to get the pipes to seat into the heads right. The OTHER thing I can suggest if ya don\īt wanna go that far with your bike, is to get a pair of carbs with accelerator pumps.IE: MOST CB\īs..CB400,CB500..Some carbs will fit right on,some will need a lil tweeking of the linkages. (migs work killer for that) With accelerators,you can \
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