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Old 02-26-2013, 07:50 PM   #16205
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Originally Posted by nigelcorn View Post
Yeah, I'd planned on putting a new plug in. I'll see what's going on with the jetting. I haven't seen a lot of spark plugs before so I don't have much experience, but this does seem to have a lot more carbon build-up than the others I've seen.

I really hope it isn't burning oil, I've already had to deal with one bike burning oil that turned into a nightmare.

When was the plug last changed?

Just keep an eye on oil level. See if your buddies see puffs of smoke under hard acceleration, etc.

These bikes are pretty tough.
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