idling high,

Discussion in 'Frame Mounted Engines' started by elwood, May 23, 2007.

  1. elwood

    elwood Guest

    Hi, took her for the first ride today! shes sweeeeet!!
    but when i pull the clutch she idles really high? any ideas? ive screwed everything to the lowest and it worked a bit but still not enough.
    dont want to be stuck at a traffic light with hert idling like a chainsaw :( she will melt,

  2. spunout

    spunout Member

    ok, your idle screw is turned down? theres a little adjustment you can do with the cable assy at top of carb. if neither of those is it, it sounds to me like maybe your running to lean. just a guess. run a search for "high idle" using the "seach for all terms" option
    try this:
  3. elwood

    elwood Guest

    solved, Intake manifold nuts were loose, Ooops :p
    tightened them up now :) sounds like a harley, after 2 months its finally running :) bit scared to open full throttle tho encase teh chain comes off?