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Andrewbmitchell

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Bike shuts off. I need help

After I ride my bike (zx6r 636 2 two brothers full exhaust 3 ) for around an hour and a half. She starts to putt then cuts off. I give her like 3 min then she is fine again. But it will happen again. Maybe twice then she will be fine. To inform you. She was sitting for 5years. It's a 2005

  • Created 24 July 2014 17:52 by Andrewbmitchell
  • Last comment 17 hours ago ago by kcmc
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oscarthegrouch

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VFR 400 NC 30 thermostat

Hello does anyone know if any other thermostat from the honda range will fit an nc 30 ..... just priced one up from silvers 38 quid fro genuine and 30 quid for a patterm partcheers in advance 

DionJones

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Yamaha xt125x speedo

Hey guys, I have a Yamaha xt125x but it's currently in a shop having work done and I need a new speedometer. My question is does anybody know what sort of plug is used to go from the bike into the speedo? The reason I'm asking is that the speedo currently on the bike is an after market one and broken but didn't plug into the speedo and was wired up seperately. I want to return to basic and keep it tidy, but the problem I have is that the stock speedo that comes with the bike is very faulty ...

  • Created 24 July 2014 15:05 by DionJones
  • Last comment 2 days ago ago by DionJones
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Clivehunt51

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Speed Triple 1050 2006 cutting out low revs??

I recently got my Speed Triple serviced and when it came back the tick over kept increasing up to 3000 revs + so I took it back to mechanic who fitted a new idle air control valve. But now it has a very low tick over below 1000 revs and keeps cutting out. mechanic then put new vacuum pipes, temp sensor, synced the throttle bodies, reset the TPS, reset the adaptives, reset idle air control valve, changed map back to original map & sensor. Still no improvement and I cannot use the bike...Help anyone??

mistapie

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ZX10R Exhaust

Hi, I want to remove the catalyser on my 2012 ZX10R by using a Scorpion link pipe, to go with the Scorpion end can. Do I need to do any ignition modifications as in a Power Commander, or is it basically fit and go? Thanks

Monxton

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Triumph ST 1050 Problem

My Triumph is reluctant to start, then does not run sweetly for first minute or two, then's fine.  New battery 2 months ago, kept on "smart" charger spins the engine well.  Several good doses of injector cleaner and new plugs have made no difference.  Any suggestions? 

  • Created 09 July 2014 21:36 by Monxton
  • Last comment 5 days ago ago by Dabbsy
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markjamesie

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Speed Triple 09 Starting Problems

Tested battery 14.6 idling. Went for a 70 mile ride and tried to restart as soon as I got home. Nothing. Half turns over and nothing more. Got it on bulk charge now but sure there battery is ok. Triumph garage didn't know what the problem is. This happens nearly every time I stop for petrol but it can be jump started. Edit: It's charged for a feeling minutes and starts again no problem. Any advice would be much appreciated. 

oscarthegrouch

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NC 30 Valve stem seals

Ok so just pulled apart an VFR 400 NC30 to clean the carbs out and whilst at it inspect the engine plugs etc only to discover a small amount of oil sat around probably half of the inlet valve's when looking down the inlet tract the bike has been poorly recently and missing a bit so it was time for a good look and i'm guessing the exhaust valves are going to be the same story leaking down when left overnight also the valves which are leaking down oil are very badly coked with carbon and gritty shite which must ...

richie47

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exup vavle

hi just purchased a 91 fzr1000 exup to finish off didn't know much about the exup vavle so here gos the vavle has beem removed and the side welded up the bike runs crap upto about 3000 revs then kicks in also at mid range have been advised to put a aftermarket systm on without the vavle just wandering why if no vavle in place why does it run crap I would have thought that with no vavle it would run ok as it would act as a straight through system any help would be gratfulld

richie47

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brakes

hi got a 99 gsx750f just wandering if there was a brake upgrade ie donor calipers cheers

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