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Jeff Policky, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Experience:  Yamaha Gold, Suzuki Gold, Honda Bronze, Polaris Bronze, BRP
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My 2004 700 twin won't idle and backfires when revving?

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my 2004 700 twin won't idle and backfires when revving?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Kenny O. replied 1 year ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** the unit been sitting or did this all of a sudden started to act up ?

Thanks

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It happened at the end of a 3 hour ride last weekend
Expert:  Kenny O. replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for getting back, first off I need to get a compression measurement, and I need you to make sure that you haver spark on both plugs, compression is a must at this point.

Kenny

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
unfortunately, i have to leave now so can we do this later today around 5 and i can call
Expert:  Kenny O. replied 1 year ago.

I'm steeping out also, go ahead and post results, if I don't get back tonight, it will be tomorrow morning.