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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-27-2019, 08:40 AM Thread Starter
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Just got a 2002 and wont start

I just bought this bike and it sat for two years the owner dump the fuel and put in fresh fuel it turns over but does not fire up. Where do I start to get this thing going any help would be appreciated
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-27-2019, 09:18 AM
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Check for spark. If it’s getting spark the carburetors are probably gummed up.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-27-2019, 02:34 PM
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wait, did the bike start up and run before you bought it?

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-28-2019, 02:17 AM Thread Starter
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It did not and I only paid $400 cash for it. It cranks but doesnt fire. Im going to try starting fluid tomorrow.
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