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Fereday

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« on: 07 May, 2017, 20:56:08 »
When the bike starts first thing getting a bit of smoke in the left exhaust for a few moments then OK the plug looks a bit sticky

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Re: Smoking
« Reply #1 on: 07 May, 2017, 22:24:01 »
Usually a worn inlet valve guide.

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Re: Smoking
« Reply #2 on: 08 May, 2017, 06:24:04 »
The engine as just been rebuilt

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Re: Smoking
« Reply #3 on: 08 May, 2017, 06:48:21 »
Check again after a few hundred miles. It'll probably be OK.

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Re: Smoking
« Reply #4 on: 08 May, 2017, 09:00:06 »
A reconditioned engine will take time for the new parts to bed in properly.

New rings can take several hundred miles.

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Re: Smoking
« Reply #5 on: 08 May, 2017, 09:56:04 »
Hi Fereday,
                  What oil are you using?

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