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2005 Eiger 400 4x4 Auto-stops when throttle is pressed.

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Hello, I have a 2005 Suzuki Eiger Quad runner. 400 4x4 Auto

Starts ok. But when I push on the throttle, it stalls. Maybe the carb needs adjusted?

There is some kind adjustment wheel that turns. I suppose this adjust fuel/air mix to carb. Either way I turn that, it still stalls when gas applied.

Our Suzuki dealer is no longer here, Honda will not work on it...:mad:

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Stoopid question...but have you checked to make sure the fuel shut-off valve is on? The fuel petcock.

Another reason could be that the carb float is stuck down. If the quad sits, it can be a problem where the float pin oxidizes and sticks the movement of the float, essentially causing a fuel starvation scenario. :yes:

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could also be some dirt in the carb or the valves are a bit off. my guess would be carb though.

try spraying some carb cleaner in the carb while running. could clear itself ...

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Had the same problem with my 07. Twice. Both times it was something foreign finding its way into the carb. This last time, was a damned bug. Best guess it got in through the vent line found just in front of your left nut. Installing a screen on that line next time I have spare time.

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