The easy way to get carbs back on.

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Re: The easy way to get carbs back on.

Postby michael_650 » Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:58 pm

I replaced all four boots with new ones. I put a trace of 5w-40 inside each boot opening to lubricate them, muscled them onto the head, then spent 20 minutes trying without success to get the carbs on. I tried the strap and POOF they seated. Thanks!

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Re: The easy way to get carbs back on.

Postby Tommysparta » Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:22 pm

1982 CB 650C....Your a genius! 2 hours fighting these carbs. Just wouldn't go!
Read your article and followed your advise, they were on in 15 minutes, popped right into place. Couldn't find any release for the air box to get more wiggle room. But a little silicone and the ratchet tie and it was done.... Thank you

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