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Old 20 October 2005, 12:08   #1
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yamaha 2stroke 2 cyl

the above will not tick over and when i turn the throtlle it dies ,the idle mixture screw makes no difference whether in or out,have cleaned out main and slow running jet and checked float and needle Help.

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Old 21 October 2005, 11:58   #2
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Does sound like fuel. Is it fresh, tank ventilated?

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Old 22 October 2005, 03:07   #3
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Think Jizm is right, sound like the fuel pump to me, might just need cleaning out or a new diaphragm.
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