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  1. Thread: Fatality

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    Fatality

    We have 911 but itís more reliable to call the ranger station/police directly since calls are routed to local police dispatch and people often call 911 over bs

    Ask your local LEO whatís faster
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    you need a candoo to zero the tps

    you need a candoo to zero the tps
  3. unless you're keen on pulling the engine I...

    unless you're keen on pulling the engine I believe you'll need something like this

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZFWLv8mRjc

    perhaps somebody who has actually dealt with one of these will...
  4. blower hoses came off

    blower hoses came off
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    Pop off pressure is essentially the equivalent of...

    Pop off pressure is essentially the equivalent of float level in a classic carburetor

    Good job!

    Hope your enjoying the fruits of your labors

    Donít forget to engage the lock tabs on the carb...
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    The later model manifold that supports the rubber...

    The later model manifold that supports the rubber O-ring gasket are hard to come by in good condition most of them have threads damaged by one bolt being left out by a hack and the other bolts...
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    2006 Seadoo Sportster backfire problem

    If you donít have an otiker clamp to reattach the fuel rail at the least used double worm gear clamps until youíre ready to button it up, then put the correct clamp in place

    Relieve fuel pressure...
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    Since you have the tooling to properly adjust it...

    Since you have the tooling to properly adjust it now if you donít have any springs you may now trim off the current spring 1-2 mm at a time you might get an acceptable reading and be able to get on...
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    don't know off the top of my head. I'm sure you...

    don't know off the top of my head. I'm sure you can find it with some motivation. along with a way to build an inexpensive pop off tester. The real mikuni pump mad for this purpose isn't cheap, the...
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    you can't really do anything with a guess. It's a...

    you can't really do anything with a guess. It's a critical setting. Make sure the float arm is aligned per the service manual. don't trim the springs. Make sure the pulse line to the fuel pump is...
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    I don't think its possible to even drop a plug...

    I don't think its possible to even drop a plug and have that sort of bend happen

    another plug looked like it was hit with a hammer ( or a piston/valve)

    they guy will never agree to a fuel pump...
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    wif you removed the throttle cable from the...

    wif you removed the throttle cable from the throttle body, zero it out using a code scanner, like a candoo

    I assume it's not throwing a MAINT light, is it?
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    adjust the pop off pressure, it's set way too...

    adjust the pop off pressure, it's set way too high. Not all springs are created equally.
  14. in regards to E15, be aware if you use five...

    in regards to E15, be aware if you use five gallon cans that the first gallon that is coming out of a pump that supplies E15 may very well be E15, even if you selected E10. Intermixing on fuel pumps...
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    leaky injector...and for pete's sakes change the...

    leaky injector...and for pete's sakes change the plugs if you haven't

    how's the oil, if it smells like fuel, without fail a leaky injector

    at high rpm, you can even get away with a leaky valve....
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    So back to the damaged spark plug Neat trick...

    So back to the damaged spark plug

    Neat trick bending the center electrode and not breaking the insulator

    Wtf?
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    you want to avoid splitting the pipe. best to be...

    you want to avoid splitting the pipe. best to be sure your tech knows how to deal with a 951 exhaust connection or there will be prolonged pain.

    if they don't already own the special wrench, that...
  18. sounds to me like the block is cracked cooling...

    sounds to me like the block is cracked

    cooling system pressure test and a mechanics stethoscope will point to which cylinder is leaking coolant
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    don't be so sure until you put a voltmeter on it....

    don't be so sure until you put a voltmeter on it. Before I went with strictly DEKA agm, I had a number of duds that looked good, but couldn't crank an engine for the 15 second test.

    i'd venture...
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    not much its going to be under the PTO, it's just...

    not much its going to be under the PTO, it's just one of those things that aren't easy to get out even on a good day.

    on a good day you get a wrench on it then remove the bolt from underneath,...
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    there is a nut on the other side of the front...

    there is a nut on the other side of the front bolt

    get ready for pain. that bolt extends thru the in hull insert and then into the nut and clearances are tight in there. get a ratcheting box...
  22. only if it was kept in a garage next to a 68 GTO...

    only if it was kept in a garage next to a 68 GTO and covered.

    otherwise, you're going to #findwood

    #OakIsland

    to be clear, it's a moneypit looking for a victim

    don't be that guy
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    61, still turning wrenches!

    61, still turning wrenches!
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    yeah, the installing dealer should be dealing...

    yeah, the installing dealer should be dealing with this, as I'm sure that engince cost you about 5k, if it was indeed a new kawasaki engine

    I'd be checking the fuel pressure out of the gate, fuel...
  25. Thread: Fatality

    by nmpeter
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    when you visit an out of area venue, its a good...

    when you visit an out of area venue, its a good thing to have the local direct number of police, fire/rescue and the location of the nearest hospital already programmed into your phone.

    At our...
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