probably fake then, but any other thread I found on the same bike and situation recommended just go with cheap carb replacement and they had good luck. I have a compression tester coming sunday, if compression checks out, look like I'll be cleaning the old carb. thanks.
the new carb is a Keihin from a reputable ebay seller, asked and was told it was real
other threads suggested just replacing, so I did, and it has a new carb on it now
oh yeah, also getting spark, but not sure if faulty cdi could be an issue
I could really use some suggestions at this point. I picked up a 2008 Piaggio Fly 50 4t, 334 original miles, but had been sitting for who know how long (11year?). It's in surprisingly good condition. When I got it home, it started and ran for about 1 minute. Turned over a few times, but nothing since then. I cleaned the tank, new battery, new spark plug. Fuse is good, petcock checks out, gett