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I jus a 5 hsp motor mini bike brggs n strattan ,but i put a

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I jus a 5 hsp motor for my mini bike brggs n strattan ,but i put a 3.5 hsp carb on it it starts n idels but wen i gas it the idle goes up n down n feels like :its not pushing like a 5 hsp should
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Ive been waitin 20 min already
Expert:  Louie replied 9 months ago.

Hi Charles and welcome to JustAnswer,

Thank you for the question and your patience. Should you still need assistance for information purposes only...

Initially, proposed preliminary tries (if have not been done):

  • • check the burn color of the sparkplug tips and determine if the mix is rich, lean or just right;
  • • verify no air and/or vacuum leak(s).