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Author Topic: Hot cylinder head, follow up.  (Read 1125 times)

David R

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Hot cylinder head, follow up.
« on: February 07, 2008, 11:23:22 PM »
I want to thank everyone for the good responses. I spent some time with the idle mixture and not only got the bike to idle better, my head measures 265 degrees F after a twenty mile ride through town. Amazing how often the simplest fix is what it takes!  :D

fredgold52

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Re: Hot cylinder head, follow up.
« Reply #1 on: February 07, 2008, 11:25:53 PM »
Nice going.  265 is a very comfortable temperature for an air cooled engine head.
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