Re: Puch Dart Surging under throttle

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Bombing downhill can lead to a Seize, whether from fuel starvation and or high timing you, you could have a piece of something come loose making blockage somewhere in fuel system

I never run a new to me engine/bike until I pull the topend, clean and address anything in there, pull the carburetor and pitch the internal screen filter in banjo fitting and clean everything, Check, clean or change the petcock and filter for good fuel flow, make sure the exhaust is unblocked, inspect the transmission and clutch and service the magneto,

Of course brakes and wheel-bearings too.

Taking apart everything first on every bike I got, nine times out of 10 I found issues, many that were bad enough if not addressed would have led to catastrophic results.

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