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  • Steven
    North Hills, CA
    My speedometer dose not work at all and it dose not compute miles. Also at 4500 rpm the red light comes on. Everything else on the gages work. Please help
    2005 Honda CBR 600 F4i | answers (0)
  • Glen
    Terry, MS
    Replacement of throttle cables
    Nighthawk,  having difficulty getting front cable at carb guide linkage to line up with hole because can't see the actual slott were it goes,  way to tight to get your fingers in from top or bottom? G...
    1992 Honda CB 750 | answers (0)
  • JOE
    Will not start.replaced stator,pickup coil,ignition coil(s),spark plug wires,voltage regulator/rectifier,cdi,starter switch...all parts are after market for a Honda 250cc,SUNL discontinued; not availa...
    2008 SUNL(Honda clone) SL300 | answers (0)
  • Taylor
    Murfreesboro, TN
    Possible wiring problem
    My bike is a 1989 Honda Shadow 600. It runs fine, but the battery dies way too fast. Even when the bike is off, if it isn't plugged in, it'll die overnight in the garage, or even outside my work durin...
    1989 Honda VT 600 C | answers (0)
  • Ole-Johan
    Battery drain
    Basically what is happening is that the battery drains while driving. 
    Here is a breakdown: 
    1. The stator is aftermarket but producing sufficient voltage. Swapped last summer. 
    2. Regulator/rect...
    1999 Yamaha Yzfr6mc | answers (0)
  • Landis
    Lebanon, TN
    Spitting and spuddering
    The bike has been sitting for a year. It starts but takes a while like it's not getting the fuel it needs. When it finally starts it spits and spudders in first and second. When I rev it, it over revs...
    2000 Yamaha YZF-R6 | answers (0)
  • jose
    04 suzuki hayabusa keep burning my cilynder #2 coi...
    04 suzuki hayabusa keep burning my cilynder #2 coil pack bike was park all winter runing fine now starting do it h  this
    2004 Suzuki GSX 1300 R Hayabusa | answers (0)
  • Matthew
    Monterey, IN
    I have a 1983 yamaha xj900 that has an issue with the starter clutch. I was wondering if the parts from an 86 radian 600 would interchange with it.
    1983 Yamaha XJ 900 | answers (0)
  • Willie
    Junction City, KS
    Motorcycle idles high
    I recently cleaned and adjusted my carburetors. Now the bike will start but it idles at 6000rpms.  When I reach in and pull up on the slide on the carb 2 the idles drops drastically and stalls out. I'...
    1993 Suzuki GSX 600 F Katana | Photos Added (1) | answers (0)
  • Ryan
    Motorcycle starter button cranks but bike wont tur...
    I have a 2000 Yamaha V-star 650 classic and it has had issues starting since i got it. The spark plugs have been replaced. When i press the starter button it cranks but has a hard time turning over. I...
    2000 Yamaha V-Star 650 Classic | answers (0)