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Old 04-10-2009, 11:08 PM   #1
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ZX-9 Problems

Passing this along since a buddy cannot post at the moment. He's having bike troubles and needs some advice.

"So I bought a 1998 ZX-9. It was running perfect until I ran out of gas. I put gas in tank, choked it, and throttle the heck out of it. Now it will turn on but, what it does is run for 2 minutes, sputters and turns off."

Does anyone know what it might be? I've changed the oil, fuel filter, air filter, and spark plugs.
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Old 04-11-2009, 04:48 AM   #2
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Could be he sucked up some trash, or just fouled the plugs trying to restart it after running it out of gas,

Pull the plugs and see what they look like.
If the plugs look good than it's probably fuel related / carbs are dirty.

If he can bring it by I'll listen to it and give my opinion, no charge.
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I'll let him know. Thanks Patrick.
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let me guess... evebusa? lol
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yeah...........................................:ro fl:
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Im betting on the carbs are full of .
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Sounds like trash I the carb
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Sounds like trash I the carb
Exactly what I was thinking. Thanks guys
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