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Old 10-06-2011, 12:38 PM   #19 (permalink)
NeilBlanchard
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If it is unsealed, then eventually you will get a gummy/shellac-like crust that has to be scraped out. I bought a 1976 Yamaha XS-650 back in ~1983 and the float valves were stuck and wouldn't let any gas into the carbs. I had to manually scrape out the gunk that was left inside.
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