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01 Idles then dies after a bit

Hello. I’ve just recently gotten my 2nd bike after about 10 years of no riding. Got an 01 Vulcan 800 classic and it has a few problems. First of all it only ran on choke so I took the carbs off and cleaned them twice and got new rebuild kit in there same problem. Then I changed the petcock to an oem one. Still no change. Changed plugs and saw one wasn’t firing so I changed the coils and the ic igniter. Now it will idle but die after a few minutes and will only run on prime now. Also I can’t give it 100 percent throttle without it bogging and dying. i am stumped and don’t know what to do besides take it to a shop. Any help would be great. Thank you in advance.
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Is the vacuum line between the carb and the petcock attached and OK? Are the exhaust and air intake completely stock?

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