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Old 11-19-2012, 09:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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my 2001 intruder VL800 will not start i have changed plugs checked to make sure they are firing I have cleaned the carb I do not believe it is getting fuel now though it doesnt seem that way anyway I am new to cruisers I got this bike as a gift from my uncle it sat for 6 years before i got it and of course I replaced all fluids cleaned everything I new to do I am completely lost if someone could help I would be greatly appreciative thank you
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Force the fuel through by taking the fuel line off the petcock and blowing the fuel in the line, through the pump and into the carb. Re-attach the line and fire it up.
The pump works off vacuum. The engine has to be running to create that.

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Old 11-19-2012, 11:36 AM   #3 (permalink)
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load test the battery
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Just load it up and bring it to me. I will fix it
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