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post #11 of 11 (permalink) Old 05-02-2019, 08:40 PM
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Originally Posted by yetiboy01 View Post
Stand the bike on the back wheel to drain the water from the exhaust, remove the outside spark plugs from the engine & spin the engine over with the starter to pump the water out of the cylinders, when the water stops coming out of the plug holes refit the plugs, check the engine oil for water in the oil, start the bike, what ever you do dont try & start the engine without 1st draining the water as you could hydraulic lock the engine & bend the engine con rods, normally flooding an engine isnt a big deal & doesnt take long to get going again
How do you stand the bike on the back wheel? What do you mean by outside spark plugs? Thank you.
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