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  1. Engine, Carburetor, Fuel System & Exhaust
    Hey guys, I filled up my tank yesterday, left the bike in the garage, didn't turn off the gas petcock as I usually do, today I had a really hard time trying to turning the bike on, and when it did didn't rev up consistently, and when I hit the gas it sounds like coughing and then revs up, but...
  2. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    Ok, so I just bought an 85 Rebel and just checked the oil and it smells like gas. The previous owner knew nothing about bikes and im sure the Petcock was left open all the time. SO, I am about to change the oil on it but was wondering if there was any extra steps I should take to make sure the...