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post #1 of 4 Old 08-15-2019, 04:17 PM Thread Starter
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California model or 49 state

Can someone please tell me the difference between the ca models and the 49 state. I have a california model myself...i was just curious as too what the difference is
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post #2 of 4 Old 08-15-2019, 04:49 PM
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Cal models have a canister that collects gas tank vent fumes. When the engine is running a valve opens and allows the gas tank to vent into the carburetor inlet. ruined this forum

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post #3 of 4 Old 08-15-2019, 05:29 PM
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I'm assuming you have 2nd generation Rebel
1st gen isn't substantially different.
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post #4 of 4 Old 08-15-2019, 06:18 PM Thread Starter
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Actually my little rebel is a first generation a 1985 she was all black but i traded my fiances boss who works at apf motorcycle salvage for some blue tins he had that came off of a 1986
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