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  1. Ninja won't start after carb clean

    Mechanics Corner
    Hi all, I bought this old beat up 2002 Ninja 250 as my first bike about 2 years ago and it ran well for a summer. Last year it had some trouble with idling and this year after sitting all winter (about 4 months) I found that it wouldn't start. I took out and cleaned my carburetors, put the bike...
  2. 1974 Honda XL250 not starting....

    Dirt Bikes & ATV's
    Hi all, new to the forum and hoping to find some support/expertise. I have a '74 Honda XL250 4-stroke that was running great about 3 years ago. I lost the ignition keys (don't ask) and haven't started it in about that time. I cleaned the carb, dumped the tank and put in new petrol, changed the...
  3. 1500 Suzuki Intruder won't start

    Suzuki
    I just bought a 99 Suzuki Intruder and rode it 2x. Rode it into garage and stopped it, and it will not start at all. Turn over good, but not firing. Can smell gas at times. Any Ideas?
  4. Tmax won't turn over after oil change.

    The Paddock
    Hey all, Okay here it goes, I changed my oil today with the bike on the center stand. I took it off of the center stand and looked at the oil gauge only to see that there wasn't any oil in it. I, not knowing at the time that it only fills up whenever the bike is on the center stand, added more...
  5. Hello everyone My name is Craig just joined this site. Having a problem with my bike

    New Member Pitstop
    Ok I have a 1984 honda shadow v700c, by the way have loved every minute on this bike till recently. I had just put gas in my bike the night before went out the next morning and it fired right up. I let it run for about 5 minutes then jumped on to go meet a buddie. About a mile from the house it...
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