RE: No torque, no acceleration.

mopedman /
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Hello Tom,

Have a look at your exhaust. It may need to be cleaned.

Anyway, that's my 2 cents.

Good Luck!

MopedmanTom wrote:

>

> Hey, what's up? I have a 1980 Pacer Moped that's been giving

> me some trouble (I'm not sure of the model, it doesn't seem to

> have any name besides Pacer.) Anyways, I've had it about 8

> months and in that time, I've put around 800 miles on it.

> Well, recently, it started bogging down and stalling out a lot

> more. It doesn't accelerate as quick, doesn't have as high of

> a top speed, and it's hill-climbing really sucks. It used to

> go 25-28mph on flat terrain, but now only gets up to 19-20. I

> cleaned the carb and put in a new spark plug, but that didn't

> change anything. It is still sluggish. I'm sure there's an

> obvious solution to this problem, I'm just not too experienced

> with maintaining it. Could it be perhaps related to something

> in the transmission going wrong?

>

> On a related note, what is the best octane fuel for a 50cc

> two-stroke? I've been using 92 or whatever the premium gas is.

>

> How much oil should I be putting in per gallon? I've been

> following the original instructions loosely, which says 6 fl.

> oz./tank (0.9 Gal tank).

>

> I'm still looking for a shop manual for the bike, but haven't

> found one yet. Any thoughts?

>

> Thanks a lot.

>

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