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    Advise needed

    Am building a mate z50a with a rebuilt engine. The bike start, idling and run well but engine will stall not long after I stop and idling in gear. Have cleaned carb, recheck timing and point gap.

    Can anyone advise what could have gone wrong?
    still learning.....

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    Take a little pressure off the clutch is my first thought
    Life is too short for cheap carbs...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MattyP View Post
    Take a little pressure off the clutch is my first thought
    Turn the clutch adjusting nut clockwise little more?
    still learning.....

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    Yeah give that a go.

    Next just try raising the idle a little
    Life is too short for cheap carbs...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MattyP View Post
    Yeah give that a go.

    Next just try raising the idle a little
    Ok. Thanks
    still learning.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by OldBikes75 View Post
    Can anyone advise what could have gone wrong?
    You stopped.... just keep going...🙂

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    Quote Originally Posted by babu View Post
    You stopped.... just keep going...��
    Will definitely pass on this advise to my mate.
    still learning.....

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