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My son has just brought a 50cc motor scooter, its condition

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Hi, my son has just brought a 50cc motor scooter, its condition is good, starts first time etc., but notice while having a ride on it the acceleration is good on take off but seems to have a flat spot around 25-30km then seems to pick up again, any ideas as to the cause, motor revs well, no oil been burnt etc..
Many Thanks
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 10 months ago.

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does it run well at full throttle?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Hi yes it seems too, it is just slow at pick up at around 25-30 km prior to that it is very quick at take off. The engine runs very smooth no pullback etc, just seems to drop it rev's at this point above.Thanks
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 10 months ago.

ok,,from the way you explain,it sounds as if the carburetor may have some derbies in it,,'you may want to take the carb off,apart and clean it out..it may have sit for a while with fuel in it,that will cause the fuel to evaporate and leave dirt behind.

clean the carb

thanks

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