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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-05-2010, 09:30 AM Thread Starter
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My 96 yz 250 wont start when cold

my 96 yz 250 wont start when its cold and i had the carb cleaned and i put new spark plug in... idk if it needs new oil and gas i just bought in january and when i looked at it the guy had it idling and when i took it home and started it wont idle now... but when i had the carb clean it was in a heated garage and started 1st kick every time so im thinking it wont start when its cold lol should i just wait till warmer weather....can any one help?

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2-strokes dont like the cold , especially if they are jetted a little lean , if you want to ride in the winter you have to fatten it up a little,
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