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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-17-2013, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
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Idling too high??

Recently I noticed that after being ridden, even for just a few minutes, my '09 rubi will begin to "walk" itself when in low gear and especially in reverse. On level ground it will walk itself backwards without hesitation, and if I take my 210 lbs off it moves even faster. Though when I read about the idle being too high I always read references to the motor sounds like it was under low throttle while sitting at idle. It does sound like it idling high to me but I have nothing to compare it to. Any input greatly appreciated.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-17-2013, 08:43 PM
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so ......what is youre question ?
if it seems to be idling too high just turn screw and idle it down some

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Yup just turn the idle screw.

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