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banditpending

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Bike miss firing at low speed

Hi all. Thanks to advice from previous problem about bike not starting after diesel error. new set of plugs and she fired up, but now is miss firing but seems alright at higher speeds. Making town riding hard work. Tryed pulling the leads of 1 at a time to see if theres an error on one cylinder but doesnt seem to change anything. Any ideas would be greatfully receive. This in on a 96 bandit 600. Many thanks

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  • Posted 3 years ago (04 April 2012 13:10)

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old(ish)git

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old(ish)git says:

it's probably...

going to need a few tankfuls of petrol and some hard riding to clean all that derv out. Just persevere with it.

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jaffa90

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jaffa90 says:

jets

As vulcanrider states,slow running jets or pilot jets really sound partly blocked.I don`t know if an additive will work but could be something on the market.

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seniorspanner

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Dodgy Slow-running

Try a tank of Shell V-power and, if that doesn't do the trick, some Fuel Injector additive (even though its a carb model) - a tip from a local Triumph mechanic.

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