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Jeff Policky, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Ries I have a 2005 outlander max that I had to clean the

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Customer: ***** ***** ries I have a 2005 outlander max that I had to clean the carb because it sat for 5 years with starting it not to often. I have it running but it will not idle and stay running
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I tried to adjust the idel screw but did not help. There is a little adjustment screw on the bottom of the carb but I do not know where it should be set. Rt now it is 2 turns out
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Kenny O. replied 1 year ago.

Hi this is Kenny, you urns out is OK, it sounds like the carb is still dirty, now if you apply the choke a little will it start to run ?