[MEDIA]Here is a video of my 1981 Yamaha Xs650 Backfiring. Can any of you Motorcycle doctors give me a solution? I presume I have to fiddle with...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] Alright, this isn't an XS650 part. However I have no idea how to remove the axle from this wheel. Any suggestions?
Scratch that, the front tire was pretty damn easy to take off once I really looked at it.
Well I took her out for a ride this afternoon. Hard work payed off, but obviously not done yet. Right now I'm trying to figure out what the first...
Thanks for all the help so far guys. The throttle plates are finally closing completely. I ended up soaking the springs in brake parts cleaner and...
The only things I touched when I had the carbs apart were the gaskets and floats. Didn't mess around with the throttle plates.
I'll be sure to make a 1 hour special documentary next time. II'll try re-cleaning the carbs, I had the carbs apart about a month ago and sprayed...
A video of throttle plates
Here's a video of the plates. [MEDIA]
I think you're right, looks like a problem within the carb
Here's another video of the throttle without the cable
If you look at the second time I pull the throttle, it doesn't go all the way back
Anyone have an idea as to why the throttle is sticking and how I can stop it? [MEDIA]
[MEDIA]1981 Yamaha XS650
So, when I start the bike it will idle just fine until I pull the throttle. Once I pull the...
So I'm reading the online manual and it's telling me to loosen the rear brake adjuster, would that be A or B on the picture here?[ATTACH] [ATTACH]
I'm going to assume these are the symptoms of a loose chain. Should I buy a new one, tighten the one I have?
Thanks for the link, I tried searching for the tech tips section earlier but ended up in their tech center.
What size bit did you use to pull the bushing out of the clutch push rod assembly?
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