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  1. New Member Pitstop
    My bike will crank but not start. I thought maybe fuel filter so I replaced that, and then the spark plugs. Still won't start. The motor will crank, but not turn over - and I can smell gas as it cranks. Can anyone help?
  2. New Member Pitstop
    I'm currently looking at a 1987 Yamaha fz700t/c that someone local is selling me for 600 dollars, he said that he can get the bike to run if you feed fuel from a gas can but it wont feed fuel from the gas tank. Bike is in fairly good condition for the year, but my main concern is whether it's...
  3. Bikes For Sale Street or Other
    2009 V-star 1100 custom. Excellent condition. less than 8,000 miles. SOLD Please delete post or tell me how to delete. thanks.
  4. Cruisers
    Hi! I'm a 17 year old boy from Finland, and when I turn 18, I'm getting my A2 license. I'm looking for a cruiser that has max. 35Kw power. I have been riding a 125 Yamaha MT For over a year now, and I think I want to get a bike that has got more power, better sounds and that is more comfortable...
  5. Dirt Bikes & ATV's
    I got a 1981 Yamaha XT 250 for free from a buddy of mine which had been sitting out in the elements for 2 years now. I took it to my mechanic who checked the whole bike over and said there was only one main problem with it, the carburetor was beyond repair. We've both spent hours searching the...
  6. Yamaha
    It's time for a fresh oil change in my 1987 FZ700. I bought it back in September and one of the first things I did was change the oil. I printed off a manual that said that 10W-30 would be safe for the colder weather. Now it's time to change it again and says to use either Yamalube 4-cycle oil...
  7. Bikes For Sale Street or Other
    Hi Guys & Girls, Im looking to get back on two wheels after a long break so looking at a nice cheap bike till I find my feet again. I've seen a nice R6 however it's near Liverpool and I'm in London so trying to get as much remote information as possible. The current owner rides it daily and...
  8. Yamaha
    hey everyone... I've got one of those unsolvable mysteries with one of the bikes, my '76 DT100. So i spent a couple dozen hours this winter cleaning it up, running through the elect system, replacing goodies including carb, rectifier, treating tank, plug, etc. A month or 2 ago it started up...
  9. Tips & Training
    Would love to get some opinions on this bike? Gonna be my first bike, $1500, nothing wrong with it. I am 19 years old and have already taken my safety course.
  10. Classics
    Just starting in the motorcycle world and was wondering if some experts could help me out. I am thinking of buying a 1981 Yamaha Seca 750 for $400. Currently it doesn't have back blinkers or a plastic cap for the tail light. The guy also doesn't have the ownership.. Thoughts?
  11. Sportbikes & Sport-tourers
    I just wanted to know what you guys would pick if you could chose either the fz-07 or 821 monster.
  12. Yamaha
    Yamaha Fault Codes List Error codes Yamaha R1. Explanation and diagnosis. To enter the diagnostic mode and check the existing error codes in memory, do the following: 1. Turn off the ignition, the engine stop button to put in the ON position. 2. Disconnect the fuel pump connector. 3...
  13. Mechanics Corner
    I got this old scooter, it was sitting around for a bit from what I could guess.... I threw a new battery, spark plug, and drained the old gas/oil for new stuff. I was ripping around the block on it for a few days, and all of a sudden it lost a lot of power when i was riding it. I haven't...
  14. Yamaha
    hi I have an 82 xj650 that I tore down to the frame over the winter to paint now having some probs with it first is the clutch isn't working if I have it in gear and pull the clutch in I cant free wheel it even if I lift the clutch arm that comes out of the trans second is I have interment...
  15. Yamaha
    Hey everybody!! I bought a 2001 XVS650 two months ago and the stock exhaust sound is nice to hear, although.............. I want MORE!! :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: Unfortunatly, the money is very (really!!) short so buying a new set of exhausts is out of the question (for now!!)...
  16. Mechanics Corner
    Just bought my first bike and i'm hoping it isn't a lemon. Picked up a 2007 Yamaha V Star 650 classic with 15k miles. The previous owner said he rode it at least 3 days a week. I street tested it but just for the feel, didn't go past 20mph. Anyway i bought it, and after riding it all day i...
  17. Sportbikes & Sport-tourers
    Supersport touring perfected – The new YAMAHA FJR1300ES 2014 gives all the same sporty luxury of the standard FJR but with the addition of electrically adjustable suspension ...The new YAMAHA FJR1300ES 2014 ~ Moto news
  18. Classics
    Hi. My name is Ed, new to the site and looking for help. I just purchased a 1974 Yamaha DT175 enduro. It is not running and needs a little help. I was going to rebuild the carb but after looking through prices it may be a better option to go with an aftermarket one. The ones I found for the...
  19. New Member Pitstop
    Hello, I am new to the forum. I currently ride a 2005 yamaha warrior. I am looking to make it my own however am not mechanically inclined. I am also on a tight budget so I am am hoping to learn from other riders. Thanks
  20. Yamaha
    i was cruising on the freeway one day going about 80 ups when my motorcycle just died. i pulled off and it will start and rev just fine. but when i wanna put it in gear and move it bogs way way way down like its going to die. it still runs and goes about 60. i cleaned the carbs and got new fuel...
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