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Author Topic: Possible fuel line probem  (Read 3902 times)

scoTTy

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Re: Possible fuel line probem
« Reply #15 on: November 02, 2007, 03:22:23 AM »
go out every night and use the kick starter,, it's good exercise..   sometimes I think I actually have it down and use th thumb jUmP instead

VMAX

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Re: Possible fuel line probem
« Reply #16 on: November 02, 2007, 04:11:36 PM »
Now Scotty, don't ye know, I can always count on ye for a good bit of sound advice. However, I am not educated in the finer points of life, so would ye kindly explain the "Thumb Jump".  ;)
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dewjantim

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Re: Possible fuel line probem
« Reply #17 on: November 02, 2007, 06:51:14 PM »
Thumb-jump.......is that like someone hitting your thumb with a hammer just to watch you jump around. Hey V-Max, find your problem yet...........Dew.
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VMAX

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Re: Possible fuel line probem
« Reply #18 on: November 06, 2007, 10:16:43 PM »
Dew:

I think the problem was a combination of low petro (as Scotty suggested) and the bad battery. Just enough juice to do something but not enough to do it well. I really appreciate all the input & support.  :) We're having a cold spell right now in NW WI, w/40-45 mph winds. Aside from the cold, the winds make things very interesting on my hack!   :o
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RagMan

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Re: Possible fuel line probem
« Reply #19 on: November 06, 2007, 10:43:54 PM »
Today has been mighty cold in MW IN too - the wind is straight sideways, and very cold - I chose not to ride the rig today, but drove the truck.
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