carb adjusting problem

Discussion in 'Sportster Models' started by gobblerljw, Jun 26, 2010.

  1. gobblerljw

    gobblerljw Member

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    I have an 82 1000 iron head it had a little hesitation mid throtle so I rebuilt the carb but a new needle and gaskets and accel pump in float level was almost the same now has a little more hesitation and fuel milage went down I am lost as to why any suggestions oh yea keihin carb thanks for your help guys
     
  2. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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    Sounds like your jetting is off barring any mechanical problems with the carb. Try a larger main jet in it and go from there.