Originally Posted by LawlerClan
Nope, not insulted at all.
Did everything you suggested but need to check the gas to the carb. Tank is full of fresh gas and it was run Sunday so figured fuel was not the problem. Ran smooth and the PO started it right up. He was the original owner and about 8 inches taller so probably had an advantage in both kicking ability and havign the technique down.
Suggestions on how to prime?
Got it started with a little gas straight in to the spark plug hole. Even with that it took a few kicks with each one the "cough" of it trying to start got a little better until it fired up. After that, one good kick would get it going.
Took it around the neighborhood for a couple of laps. Been longer than I realized since I rode a similar bike given the feel. Going to be fun though!
Thanks for all the help.