Recently bought a 2002 Triumph, 9,000 miles. Gorgeous bike, dream bike. Had a little trouble starting at the dealership, but the dealer was convinced it was just old gas and that if I had any issues I could bring it to his mechanic no charge.
About three weeks pass and the oil light comes on. I...
Howdy.....I just got a 1995 Nighthawk 750....I've got a lot to learn. But this is where I'm at. This morning I took my air filter out to inspect it(though I don't even know what I was looking for or at)... but anyway I re-installed the air filter now fuel is pouring out of the drainage tube...
Alright im fairly new at working on bikes but im also mechanicly inclined.
I have an 81 Suzuki GS550T.
I removed the carbs and airbox cleaned the carbs and ditched the box it was beat-up pretty bad.
Put it all back together, replacing my 95.5 main jets with 100's to com. for the new filters...
I ride an 84 honda vt500ft ascot. I went to clean my air filter today and noticed that some motor oil is getting into the air box. Is this just from my overfilling the engine? Anyone have some explanations as to why this might be happening? Everything else runs fine.
I have this manual for my motorcycle, and it tells me that to clean the air filter I should use a "cleaning solvent". That's all. What should I be using in this case? Is dishwasher detergent good enough?
My 2003 Suzuki Volusia 800 has been in storage for the past six months. Along with performing regular maintenance I replaced my air filter with a
K&N filter. I ran the bike only yesterday and found it to be sluggish, unresponsive and lacking power especially with quick acceleration. Could...