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Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic
Category: Motorcycle
Satisfied Customers: 7038
Experience:  30+ yrs. experience, MMI, HD technician, HD early, engine rebuild/performance, bike builder, kit bike program manager, CCI 2001-2004
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I have a Suzuki 850 with 4 mikuni carbs I have cleaned and

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I have a Suzuki 850 with 4 mikuni carbs I have cleaned and inspected all float s and needles and seats and I just put fresh gas in and having it drump out of both front ports and vent tubs on all carbs and had zero isue a moth ago any ideas
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.
overflowing fuel can only be caused by high float levels or fuel leaking by the float needles.if the float needles are original, I would replace them.they may look ok, but over time, they get hard and don't seal like a new one with a soft viton tip. Steve
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.
let me know if you need more help.if not, please leave a POSITIVE RATING.thank you,Steve