Re Jetting Suggestions

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Re Jetting Suggestions

Unread post by imaninja » Thu Feb 02, 2017 12:30 pm

Hi everyone! I have a GPZ 900 cafe/street fighter project in which I have swapped in a 1986 GPZ 1000 engine. I've attached some pictures if you're interested!

Anyways, the engine isn't running properly. The exhaust is a custom with duel 2.25 ID glass pack mufflers. The carbs currently have K/N duel pods as show in the attached images.

Due to the modifications to the chassis and battery relocation the stock airbox will not fit. In the spring I may fabricate an aluminum intake manifold that can fit in that space which will flow air "similar" to the stock system.

So here's my 2 questions:

1) What size jets would you suggest for the new exhaust and stock airbox?

2) What size jets would you suggest for the new exhaust and the k/n pod filters?

Thanks in advance!
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Re: Re Jetting Suggestions

Unread post by imaninja » Tue Feb 07, 2017 1:15 pm

anyone?

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Re: Re Jetting Suggestions

Unread post by Gummiente » Tue Feb 07, 2017 1:34 pm

You can't just throw out an accurate answer to questions like these, there are far too many variables. Start with two sizes up from stock and make sure to use a sync tool when making adjustments. You should also raise the jet needles a notch or two as well.
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