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  1. 2000 Honda FES250 Foresight not starting

    Motorcycle Repair
    A little background: I bought the bike last summer and it ran ok until November. I winterized the bike with little gas in the tank and it sat for about 1 month and a half. I then poured 5 litres of fresh gas and some Sta-Bil to prevent the old gas from going bad but I did not start the bike...
  2. 1978 XL 250 Wiring Issue

    Motorcycle Repair
    If anyone can help I would really appreciate it. I crashed the bike a while back, and had to replace the headlight assembly. I had to disconnect and reconnect all the wiring. The issue I'm having is that the tail light blinks when the blinkers blink. In addition, the brake light is not...
  3. Is it the alternator?

    First Bike / New Rider
    I own a 2005 Honda Rebel 250 and although I charge the battery frequently, I have had several instances of it dying, or I'll get to my destination after less than an hour drive, and when I go to leave later, it doesn't start at all. Charge the battery again, and it's good to go. The battery in...
  4. Really need help! 83 Honda XL250R

    Motorcycle Repair
    Just bought a 1983 Honda XL250R - runs really nice, but I m at a standstill! I have headlight as well as high/low beam headlight switch. No dash (neutral indicator, etc.), no turn signals, no brake light/taillight. I've cleaned all connectors, I have the wiring harness pulled out and visible...
  5. Gummed up fuel system, '74 Honda XL250

    Motorcycle Repair
    I just picked up a '74 Honda XL250, and it had been sitting for about 8 years. As the story always goes, (I know the person that I bought it from, and they've no reason to bullcrap about it) it was running when it was parked. The only reason she stopped riding it, is the clutch cable snapped...