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  1. Yamaha FZR600 '91 Trouble

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey MF, So I'm gonna give as much info to help you help me and really appreciate any advice/suggestions. So I got the bike for cheap (non-runner but suspected dead battery) last year, I knew I wasnt gonna get round to fixing it for a while so flushed all oil, petrol and coolant. Got round to...
  2. YAMAHA UNVEILS LIMITED EDITION REPLICA OF PETRONAS YAMAHA SRT YZR-M1 RACE BIKE PRICED AT €46,000!

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    €46,000 for a MotoGP replica....good buy or goodbye? looks good though! Source: Yamaha Unviels Limited YZF-R1 PETRONAS SRT Replica – RM 228,780
  3. idle screw doesnt seem to change the idle speed?

    Motorcycle Repair
    I have a Yamaha 175 mx.it starts just fine but it won't idle.i cleaned the carb and gas tank..and it starts without being choked not sure if that means anything .when I first got it a few weeks ago it had to be choked to run.i think that was a air leak tightened some clamps and seemed to...
  4. The little RD60

    The little RD60

    One owner low mileage survivor. All original including paint
  5. Yamaha Working on a 250cc Four-Cylinder Kawasaki Ninja ZX-25R Rival? Inline-4??

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    legit or fake??? Yamaha working on a 250cc inline-4 YZF-R25M?! source: Yamaha Working on a 250cc Four-Cylinder Kawasaki Ninja ZX-25R Rival?
  6. 1968 Yamaha ycs1 Parts

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    I am looking for the following parts for my 1968 Yamaha ycs1. Please help. 1. Gas tank cover 2. Gas tank emblem 3. Front brake cable
  7. Yamaha is planning to fit turbo chargers across their range?

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    damn apparently Yamaha is trying to fit turbochargers across their range! wut!? Yamaha Is Working on a Range of Turbocharged Engines!
  8. 0 Mileage Yamaha RXZ 2 stroker from year 2000 sells for 16,000 USD!

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    Only in Malaysia...the RXZ is very famous among youngsters...you can check them out on youtube..they do crazy stunts hahaha...But the best part is this RXZ is selling for 16,000USD! (PS RXZ Normally sells for 2000 USD) What do you think? Source: Yamaha RXZ Selling for RM70,000? Here Is...
  9. Recovered SCR950 won’t start

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey there, so someone tried to steal my girl and In the process really messed something up. So if anyone is familiar with newer Yamahas (2017) and might be able to help point me in the right direction for repair I’d really appreciate it. Upon discovery of the bike: 1.) wires cut, could be...
  10. Need help with fairings

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    I have a 1995 Yamaha YZF600RG and I cannot find new plastics to save my life, everything is 97-07 does anyone know if they will fit my bike? They look basically the same but slightly different on the mid body though i can't be sure without having them physically
  11. Rattle at 3500 rpm

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey. I have a Yamaha XJ600 2001. Every time at 3500 rpm, if i just accelerate past it, or keep it at 3500, it makes a loud rattling noise. It sounds like a loud keychain rattle. it sounds like its coming from the engine area, so its not the chain or anything in the back but i cant seem to find...
  12. Yamaha Trail Bikes

    Yamaha Trail Bikes

    In 1964 & 1965 Yamaha had two trail bikes styles to choose from. Both were "Trailmasters" and had 80cc rotary valve 2 stroke engines. One model YG1-TK was a center tank style the other MG1-T was a step through frame imitating Honda's famous CT series. Here's my two examples of these trail bikes.
  13. Exhaust backfire while idle/ No power

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey All, I recently bought a 2002 Yamaha 650 vstar custom and it has some issues. When I bought it I did some routine maintenance like replacing the spark plugs that were worn. The one had carbon build up which I contribute to the bike probably running lean. The other had what looked like oil...
  14. 82 Yamaha virago 750 gas leak

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hello! I'm rebuilding an 82 Yamaha virago 750, I rebuilt/cleaned the carbs bought a new starter, oil change and clean gas. I got it running! But gas is leaking out of the front carburetor when I turn it off (at the front boot). It doesn't leak when it's running. Any ideas to the cause? Thanks in...
  15. Looking for advice and opinions!

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hello everyone!! I am someone that is interested to learn how to ride a motorcycle and is currently looking into the vast marketplace. Thus far I have found a motorcycle that fits my budget. It is a 81 Yamaha MAXIM XJ550 and I was wondering if that is/was a good motorcycle to own? What do you...
  16. Want stock (or quiet) exhaust for 2003 Yamaha vStar 1100

    Wanted to Buy: Motorcycles & Parts
    I got a good deal on a good bike that has Cobra straight pipes ( no baffles?). I need quieter! Y’all want to sell me that stock exhaust buried in your garage? Please?!? PM me here or post...Thanks!!
  17. Stalling - Yamaha YBR 125 - 2016

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi, my motorbike started stalling. It is a Yamaha YBR 125cc model 2016 with 6100miles In a distance of 10km it stalled 6-7 times. On the first 1-1.5km there is no problem but after that it starts stalling. The feeling is like I have a high gear ie 3rd or 4th and low speed. It "kicks" for...
  18. Advice

    Gear Reviews & Opinions
    Been looking to purchase another motorcycle for the past couple months and I’ve come across a 2006 gsxr-600 with only 10,000 miles on it. The gixxer looks like its never been dropped, stock fairings, aftermarket slip on, and a bunch of cosmetic upgrades. I negotiated with the guy selling the...
  19. Yamaha VStar 250 and Virago 250 differences??

    New Member Introduction
    I'm looking to do an overhaul on my 2017 VStar 250 and I'm finding a lot of after market parts for the Virago 250 but not as many for the VStar 250. The bikes look incredibly similar in regards to their engine size, frame, and other things. I'm curious if the parts for the Virago would be...
  20. Yamaha Star 650 valve adjustment video

    Yamaha
    Today we will be doing the inspection and adjustment of the valve lash on a Star 650, also known as a Vstar 650 or Dragstar 650, depending on where you live. This is an important, labor intensive, and often overlooked critical maintenance item that must be performed on any motor with solid...
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