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Post Sat Oct 09, 2010 1:59 am

Posts: 161
Location: Radolfzell, Germany
another one ..
Does anybody out there has a tuning instruction for the 344 Linkert. My new Chief has difficulties to respond to throttle at very low speed and it literally stops accelerating at about 65mph. I was thinking about a base setting like I know for my Harley Linkerts just to get a reasonable start.

Post Sat Oct 09, 2010 7:14 am

Posts: 3160
Location: Central Illinois, USA

Although some Indian literature cites intentionally retarding the spark, (which I do not endorse),
The basic procedures are the same.

Your HS needle should start at a turn and a half, and three and a half to four turns out on the LS needle.
Normally they both would trim inward to tune.

You bubble-tested the manifold, of course?


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