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  • Carb setting

    Stock carb for 1983 XLH1000. Idle mixture setting screw was removed for cleaning of the carburator. Now it's rebuilt and don't remember the amout of turns out from the bottom. It was factory set with a cap so you wouldn't tamper with it for emmisions but I had to do a through cleaning so...
    Posted to Sportster Tech Talk (Forum) by Nightrider on Wed, Nov 3 2010
    Filed under: Fuel system
  • Re: Carb setting

    OK thanks. I think I'm going to start with the carb first. Just have to make a screwdriver to fit between the tank and carb. Then adjust the valves. I did adjust them while assemblying the engine but I'll recheck them. The plugs are new but look like the engine is running rich. I have staright...
    Posted to Sportster Tech Talk (Forum) by Nightrider on Fri, Nov 19 2010
    Filed under: ign, Exhaust, Fuel system
  • Any help with Fuel Pack type devices for 2013 Sportster Iron 883

    I have a 2013 Sportster Iron 883. I am gradually buying parts to increase horsepower and make it sound better. So far I have the Vance & Hines Shortshot pipes. Now my question is. What type of Fuel pack device would be best suited and what about the air cleaner? I have heard horror stories from the...
    Posted to Sportster Tech Talk (Forum) by Steverino on Fri, May 2 2014
    Filed under: Iron 883, Exhaust, Sportster Upgrading, Fuel system, Harley
  • Re: Carb setting

    Ok thanks guys. I guess I'll re-adjust the valves to since it's popping a little.
    Posted to Sportster Tech Talk (Forum) by Nightrider on Tue, Nov 9 2010
    Filed under: Fuel system
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