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    Carbs for 79-82 dohc

    Just picked up a project bike, 79 750. Everything there and solid minus carbs. Anyone have any available? Thanks.

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    ebay will be your best bet if you really want stock carbs.

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    That's where I've been looking. I have the 750k series. Are there interchangeable carbs or should I look specifically for carbs from a 750k? I plan on rebuilding/jetting to run pods or stacks.

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    Anything that fits that year range 750, K, or C, or F does not matter, bigger off 900 or 1100 will work but harder to, the 1100 ones do not have the primary main system that a 750 needs to work right. The carbs being CV type do NOT respond well to pods or any other air filter than OEM so expect trouble doing it.

    Run the valve clearances, most of the time the carbs are off due to problems with the valves leaking.

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    Any idea if carbs off of an 82 nighthawk 750 will work?

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    Yes, they will work fine.

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    Will VB44C carbs work?. From what I have seen those were on the 650. I want to keep my original boots because they are in good shape.

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    Found carbs.

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    Hope it's not the 650 ones, the spread and centers will be different and the jetting will not be correct as the engine is totally different. The carbs themselves are the same type but too small for 750 which is 30mm., the 650 uses 28mm. Thinking no accel pumps on the 650 either, could be wrong there.

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