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Old 01-12-2013, 03:45 PM   #1
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Honda XR50R carb tuning

How many turns does the screw need to be turned for a good idle? Do I need to put the choke on hlaf choke to set the idle?

Its a 01 Honda XR 50R.

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Old 01-12-2013, 04:37 PM   #2
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You have two screws. One is the idle. It should be Philips. The other is a smaller. It's the air/fuel screw. That should be about 1-1 1/2 turns out from seated. And yes the stock 50s are finicky until properly tuned.

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Old 01-14-2013, 08:16 AM   #3
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You should only need the choke on for a cold start. Once the bike is warmed up, you shouldn't have the choke on. So you shouldn't have the choke on or half on when adjusting your idle.
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