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  1. Question Valves

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    So I have recently been experiencing problems with my motorcycle. General description: the bike bogs and backfires (out of the carburetor) when too much throttle is given within a short amount of time... My father and I have ruled out the carburetor, A/F mixture screw, plugs, plug wires...
  2. Question Valve adjustment

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I'm getting conflicting input on valve adjustment on a new 1300. One group says you MUST check the lash because you're risking burning a valve if the lash is too low (valve not closing all the way.) Others say don't worry because carbon buildup, seat expansion and cam/lifter wear all go...
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