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Chris Abshire

2011 outlander 400 xt wont start

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Changed fuel pump, has spark and good compression. Tried a gravity feed trick and still couldnt get it to fire off. But it does try to crank when i spray starter fluid. With pump connected and fuel hose off, it should still pump fuel, correct ? But its not. And i cant find anything online about this bike. Has less than 200 hrs, so barely gets ridden (wifes). New fuel in tank. Any suggestions would help. Thanx....

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Was the bike sitting where the fuel in the  carb has gone bad and causing a problem? It sounds like there is a fuel restriction someplace. Fuel dries up and gets very thick like a varnish and flakes up inside the bowl.   Bad gas ? Some dirt in the carb?  Also keep in like that the sometimes the fuel pump needs to be primed.  Could be air bound.  

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yeah sounds like somethings gumed up or clogged.  If the fuel pump isnt pumping fuel out when you crank the engine, its probably somewhere before that.  is this bike efi?

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Thanx for input guys. As soon as i hit submit to this question, i realized that i didnt replace the burnt fuse when the pump first f’ed up. So low and behold, it starts now and pumps great. But i did pull carb out and inspect it earlier in job. I feel like a total dip s#@$. But its working, so dont feel to bad now. Thanx for ya’lls help

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it would be nice ro flush your tank,fuel hoses and install a new filter to prevent this from happening again  .Enjoy your rig!! 

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