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    Take the 1997 GTX. You'll be happier. Don't...

    Take the 1997 GTX. You'll be happier. Don't even look at the red one it is a 951. The RFI if it has not had a top end it needs one now.
  2. NOPE. Unless you got carb problems. Have you...

    NOPE. Unless you got carb problems. Have you checked your compression, replaced the spark plugs?
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    Do you have an in line fuel filter on the system?...

    Do you have an in line fuel filter on the system? I had issues with my 587 SPI (1996) and it was doing the same thing kinda. It would kill but had problems recoverning.

    Next.... Check the...
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    So you are lean. Is it only one specific carb?? ...

    So you are lean. Is it only one specific carb?? I'd check the ports inside the carb barrel.
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    You need to get the correct throttle cable. The...

    You need to get the correct throttle cable. The box is a splitter that connects the oil pump cable and the throttle cable.
    Check your rave valve solenoid and the air lines going to them. 5k rpm...
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    Could be the rectifier.

    Could be the rectifier.
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    Yo dude !!! I live in Pearl River, LA. Son...

    Yo dude !!! I live in Pearl River, LA. Son lives in Thibodaux !! I replaced the fuel valve. Shit is weird. I"ve been at war wit this ski, I gotta laugh about it cuz I learned a lot with this...
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    LOL I thought his last post was in August. :) 8 ...

    LOL I thought his last post was in August. :) 8 or 9 too close to call. Ha ha

    I'd go for a big fuel issue first. Pressure test the fuel line by blocking off the lines just before the Baffle. ...
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    I didn't rejet the skis I swapped. If anything I...

    I didn't rejet the skis I swapped. If anything I think my skis are too rich. So if he is suggesting rejetting down I'd be onboard. LOL I don't think a lot of people rejet though. I"d worry more...
  10. Sounds like you are missing the rubber bumpers if...

    Sounds like you are missing the rubber bumpers if the shaft is moving back and forth.
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    96 XP Surge at full throttle

    Pretty much done everything to the ski. It is fully restored.Runs 55mph on the GPS. Hit 57mph for a couple seconds one time. LOL At full throttle it pulls a little and backs off, pulls than backs...
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    Did you ever get this sorted out??

    Did you ever get this sorted out??
  13. I just gotta say this is typical of engines that...

    I just gotta say this is typical of engines that sit. They start up and get worse and worse. Usually the carbs.
  14. You have a lot of variables to figure out with so...

    You have a lot of variables to figure out with so many modifications. Did you fatten up the low speed jet ?? I'll be a cheap laser thermometer would be a help. Check the exhaust temps for each...
  15. What about putting EGT probes in the exhaust....

    What about putting EGT probes in the exhaust. That will certainly tell the tale. I'm sure you talked to Matt B.
  16. How is it coming ??? I acquired a 1996 XP that...

    How is it coming ??? I acquired a 1996 XP that has some mods, factory pipe, buckshot carbs, some kinda fancy nozzle, LOL. The engine is on its way to the shop for rebuild. I'm just gonna put it...
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    True the 3 RFIs I worked on did not idle on only...

    True the 3 RFIs I worked on did not idle on only one cylinder. Did you do the test from the MPEM pins to the injector? I checked all this stuff on a RFI i'm working on now. Question... what is your...
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    Do NOT rebuild that engine yet. Do a compression...

    Do NOT rebuild that engine yet. Do a compression check. You said you had a TEE fitting. Has your exhaust rave valve been removed and a fitting installed? Pictures would be great. I am also on the...
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    Put a full flow valve in the oil line that feeds ...

    Put a full flow valve in the oil line that feeds rotary valve area. Turn the valve off when you're done riding. Problem fixed money saved. How long does the ski sit before you have problems...
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    Honda F-12X Repair Manual or Help

    Ski started off running 45mph, then 35, then 25... now 1500RPM is about all it will do in the water. Is there a repair manual I can get for troubleshooting the ski. I got a flashing FI warning and...
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    Yamaha XL 1200 No Fire #1 Cylk

    Well I got it running but I am not getting fire on number one cylinder I'm thinking the coil or plug wire at present. Any help would be greatly apprecaited.d
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    Yamaha XL1200 No Fire on #1

    I've been working on this ski for a bit and finally brought it for a water test. Things you just can't tell on the trailer. LOL I'm not getting fire to the #1 Cylinder. 2 and 3 have good spark. ...
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    Yamaha XL 1200 Limited NO Start

    Hello All,
    I am working on a XL1200 limited. The engine turns over. I'm getting spark and a flashing Warning light. The ski will not Start. Fuel and oil are full. I guessing it is not getting...
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    FS Hi, I am interested in the alignment tool. I sent...

    Hi, I am interested in the alignment tool. I sent you a PM. I have a 1996 GTX I need to align the engine.
    Thanks,
    Gene
    Pearl River, LA
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