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Offline Nurse Julie

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Re: Refitting Cb500 four carbs
« Reply #15 on: February 04, 2020, 11:54:10 AM »
+1 with Oddjob, defo a stringy mastic / glue type substance. Removing the adhesive is one of the jobs that Trig gives me to do 🙄🙄🙄🙄 What a lucky girl I am 😁😁😁😁
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Offline Oggie400F

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Re: Refitting Cb500 four carbs
« Reply #16 on: February 04, 2020, 12:53:23 PM »
So if you have removed the Airbox rubbers to soften in wintergreen solution, what glue is best to refit them? 🤔
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Re: Refitting Cb500 four carbs
« Reply #17 on: February 04, 2020, 01:04:53 PM »
If they are still flexible. I wouldn't bother.
I never have

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Offline bobv7

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Re: Refitting Cb500 four carbs
« Reply #18 on: February 05, 2020, 12:13:06 AM »
As its not exactly a closed system surely any effect on carburation caused by the inlet stubs not being glued in would be insignificant? :o

 

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