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//// need help with 07 500r ////

Hello I purchased a used 2007 ninja 500r with 4,153 miles two weeks ago. When i drove this bike home I noticed cruising at 50 mph the bike would hesitate a bit every once in a while. Also stopping at the stop light the bike would idle at 3,000 rpms. I got the bike in the garage changed oil, spark plugs, air filter and sprayed the carbs with carb cleaner. I did not take carbs apart because exterior looked really clean. After i reassembled the bike is hard to start. I can start it by turning off fuel, and with choke off. Engine turns on and revs up to 4000rpms and eventually shuts off. I have adjusted throttle screw, switched fuel to on position and still get same result. I need help! Thanks and Happy Veterans Day!!!
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