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I have a Honda Rebel and it's been running great for the last year. It does have about 8000 miles on it but I haven't had any serious issues.

Lately, I noticed the idle was higher than normal. It seems to be idling very high in all gears. I can't figure out why this happened all of the sudden. Before I take it in to the Honda dealer, I wanted to get an idea of why this might be happening.

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closed as too broad by DucatiKiller, Pᴀᴜʟsᴛᴇʀ2, Zaid, vini_i, Poisson Fish Dec 17 '15 at 15:40

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Just curious... do you start it with the choke closed? Do you open it up after the engine warms up? Maybe its a defective choke? Just a thought. – Dan Mar 3 '14 at 20:14
Does the idle ever fall quickly after idling high,then stall or almost stall when the idle drops? – DucatiKiller Dec 14 '15 at 22:53