1. Hello Guest. You have limited privileges and you can't "SEARCH" the forums. Please "Log In" or "Sign Up" for additional functionality. Click HERE to proceed.

Recent Activity

Activity stream for all registered members at XJBikes - Yamaha XJ Motorcycle Forum.

  1. mlew replied to the thread rebuilt bike has carb issue.

    I never use the jets that come in most carb kits. They are always the wrong size. I only use jets from whatever manufacturer made the...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 12:46 PM
  2. joejr2 replied to the thread rebuilt bike has carb issue.

    I usually set to float drop specs to get the bike started and wet set later I built a wet set jig but usually wet set after I get it...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 11:58 AM
  3. mlew replied to the thread rebuilt bike has carb issue.

    Did you wet set the float levels and bench sync the carbs?

    Oct 14, 2019 at 6:15 AM
  4. joejr2 replied to the thread rebuilt bike has carb issue.

    If opening the enrichment kills the engine, would that indicate an allready rich condition

    Oct 13, 2019 at 10:17 PM
  5. joejr2 replied to the thread rebuilt bike has carb issue.

    I remember seeing a trick in which the pilot air jet is blocked with a tooth pick and carb cleaner is sprayed into the pilot fuel jet....

    Oct 13, 2019 at 10:13 PM
  6. tabaka45 replied to the thread rebuilt bike has carb issue.

    i would be suspect of any new carb part off eBay. Surge and stop would seem to indicate lack of fuel to me. But not trying to start...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 9:43 PM
  7. joejr2 posted a new thread.

    rebuilt bike has carb issue

    I recently completed rebuilding an 81 xj650 maxim. I thought I did a thorough job on the carbs, soaked the stripped bodies in chem...

    Forum: XJ Technical Chat

    Oct 13, 2019 at 8:36 PM
  8. Weezil51 replied to the thread JANUS motorcycles..

    They closed down a couple years ago, but we had a Yam. Dealer here who also sold new Royal Enfields. Same circa design as these, but the...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 5:54 PM
  9. k-moe replied to the thread xj to the xv fork swap nightmare.

    It's much easier to just replace the eals on the 750 forks. All the parts necessary are avialble through @chacal. You can upgrade to...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 3:47 PM
  10. Rooster53 replied to the thread I would be eternally grateful and appreciate any help please.

    I could only find the G/Y wire on the front brake switch, so that would be the right control assembly - it is paired with a Br wire....

    Oct 13, 2019 at 3:39 PM
  11. Rooster53 replied to the thread 1982 XJ550 Maxim rebuild.

    What are the headlights, as in plural - your not saying the headlight comes on with the key are you? Not sure if it is possible on the...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 3:21 PM
  12. andreashweiss replied to the thread For Sale XJ1100 mechanical parts for sale-andreas.

    bump

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:41 PM
  13. k-moe replied to the thread Seca 650 Airbox.

    North America got three distinct models of XJ650, the Seca, the Maxim, and the Turbo Seca. The Seca and Maxim used the same airbox. The...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:26 PM
  14. k-moe replied to the thread 1985 xj700 oil leak problem!!!.

    Yes. that's it. The float and float needle work just like the float and valve inside of a toilet.

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:22 PM
  15. k-moe replied to the thread Help me undo the damage someone did to this classic bike.

    Start a conversation with @chacal, or e-mail him at info@xj4ever.com He will have most (if not all) of what you need for a...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:21 PM
Loading...