Well, I refitted the carbs and cranked away but the bike just wouldn't start. Choke on, choke off, nothing
- Then I noticed I'd left a rag in the air filter box to keep the weather etc. out. Hey ho, started up first prod and ticked over beautifully. Took it on a 30 mile run up the local by pass and came back down country lanes. Jobs a good-un! It's running quieter, cooler, and without the annoying popping and banging in the exhausts on the overrun, and a plug chop revealed a nice tan colour..
The only thing I've had to adjust has been slowing the tickover down a few clicks. I had been expecting to notice a slight increase in fuel consumption, but I've just Fuelly'd up and it's done 77.7 mpg..
Not sure what's gone on there all I did was decant the fuel from the tank, put it back in and rode..then filled up