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PostAuthor: Xumi » Tue Dec 29, 2009 3:22 am

http://www.carbkitscapital.com/carb_kit ... ake=Yamaha


Good prices, and they carry float needles, diaphragms, etc.

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PostAuthor: SeaComms » Tue Dec 29, 2009 3:57 am

But not Hitachi Diaphrams :(
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PostAuthor: Xumi » Tue Dec 29, 2009 3:48 pm

Well darn it. I see you're right!
Who's the genius at Yamama that decide hitachi was a better choice than Mikuni?
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PostAuthor: SeaComms » Tue Dec 29, 2009 5:15 pm

Prob the same geniuous that was at Hitachi and brought 3 different versions of the Hitachi Carb on the V's!

Touch wood, my diaphrams are still good (and still originals) but its gunna happen one day and it aint gunna be cheap!
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PostAuthor: Xumi » Tue Dec 29, 2009 5:19 pm

If it's a small tear, the thin packing tape sold at USPS stores works well - just cut a small enough piece to cover the hole without too much excess. It bonds to the rubber well and is very flexible.
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PostAuthor: funkamongus » Wed Dec 30, 2009 3:28 am

replacements come up on ebay from time to time.. ClubC (I think) got some and was happy.
I think these are it, but dont quote me, PM clubbie.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/DIAPHRAG ... 922wt_1165
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