On Monday, February 19, 2018 at 3:59:51 PM UTC-8, kiwinPA wrote:
> Where are you?
>> Hello guys hope someone on here can help me. I bought a 1985 honda
>> cb650sc for 300 dollars last year that had been sitting on someone's lawn
>> for three years. Bike started no problem when i got it home but leaked
>> fuel profusely out of the bottom of the carb bowls. I took the bowls apart
>> and fixed the leak but like a true amateur I forgot how the hoses were
>> run. When i say hoses I mean all the hoses. Can anyone tell me beyond a
>> reasonable doubt how they are all supposed to be run. Currently the hose
>> that comes off the crankcase is run to the charcoal canister and that is
>> about it. There is another spot of on the canister for another tube that
>> is missing. Also there is a nipple on the bottom of the air box that
>> doesn't have a hose run to it. As well as the overflow t's between the 1
>> and 2 carb and 3 and 4 are not run to anything. Ive looked up lots of
>> information and seen pictures but nothing that definitively tells how they
>> are run. I know these old bikes can be finicky and best left stock and that
>> is how I would like to keep mine. Running the bike without touching
>> anything and leaking carbs I could easily cruise at 80-100 mph now the bike
>> gets up to about 60 mph and bogs out. Other than that I have no other
>> issues starts easily warms up idles etc. Im thinking either I messed with
>> important hoses or the large amount of jb weld I put in the float bowl
>> housing to keep it from leaking disrupted the tune and it won't run right
>> until I buy ones in better condition. Any help would be greatly
>> appreciated I want to get the most out of the bike this upcoming riding
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