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Offline barhopper72

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rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« on: July 17, 2020, 03:24:43 AM »
hi, have a 2000 Buell X1 lightning , injection, very lumpy and rough idle, very poor response off idle until 1/4 throttle ! any ideas, thanks

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Re: rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2020, 05:49:27 AM »
Sounds like TPS reset procedure needs to be done- Google the procedure, or you  tube.
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Re: rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2020, 07:11:34 AM »
that is what i was expecting, don't have the software to use with the buell, it may have to wait! thanks

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Re: rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2020, 10:26:06 AM »
Had it been sitting a while with old fuel?
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Re: rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« Reply #4 on: July 18, 2020, 12:38:06 AM »
its used all year round, no stale fuel,, i'll see what happens after resetting the TPS

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Re: rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« Reply #5 on: August 15, 2020, 02:47:55 AM »
TPS reset done, all sorted!

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Re: rough idle and pick up 2000 x1 lightning
« Reply #6 on: August 15, 2020, 06:29:24 AM »
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