Screen snaps on and there is a bolt behind that to remove housing.
That is also very popular.
Any motorcycle oil is good as long as it has the JASO MA or MA2 rating.
I use Motul or Torco or castrol GP4 in everything I ride. Torco T-4R in...
Which 2 do you need? I have a partial set for parts. Number 1 carb is no good but 2,3,4 are ok.
Yes below 100 is not good. Rings may be stuck and after a good soak with diesel and acetone mix in each cylinder for a few days. Safety Warning “...
Select spring inside has broken
Bad spark plug cap? And have you done church of clean on carbs?
There is no mention of directions in the genuine Yamaha service manual.
Sounds like the sending unit is stuck
Take a battery, jumper cables, compression gauge . Looking for 125-145 with no more than 10 psi difference.
A bit tough to put a HiVo style chain for the cams without changing the crank and cam sprockets. Oem roller chain works just fine. DID or Takasago...
Sorry he doesn’t have a 750 set to swap. He was going to get a 750 set and rejet to fit his 650. I do have a 750 maxim set that has been to church...
Buddy north of you in Toronto has similar problem. Has a 650 and has a set of 750 carbs you should do a swap
Some tick is normal but a valve adjustment should be done. Finding stock airbox is easy, installation not so much.
step 1 remove engine....
There are tons around of that unit. It is used in many Yamaha bikes from 84-89
Last new price was $90 usd and no longer available.
Congrats, but how many family members will want you taking junior out in a sidecar ??
Put it solvent bath, then fish then out after they drop.
I forgot that you have them Len
Here is the word from Larry at dynatek.
That’s a bummer. They are sold with the head only but I do have some spare ones if you can’t find any over there.
Same caps as 80-83 any...
Yes, got it backwards
It does sound like it kicks out after cranking for a few seconds. But until you get it running and flush out the old oil and maybe previous owners...
Rim should be marked for tubeless application. And rim will have a small lip inside that a tubeless wheel may not have.
Quite common for people to over tighten them due to leakage around the gasket. A 5 mm with a wrench on it and a light rap on the top will...
Has to be 82 with yics head
I have couple of sets of carbs
Set as is or a rebuilt set ?
Many spec you see on line are for US bikes
Those jet sizes are the same as my xj650rjc and she still pulls hard all the way to 9000 in any gear
Don’t forget the crazy Canuck riders
Sounds that a bad starter clutch makes and a bad solenoid or starter button.
The wrong oil may cause the starter clutch to slip. 10/40 or 15/40...
You can buy new oem xj650 boots from Yamaha.
I have seen some people run the bike on the PRI which is the prime position to bypass the vacuum setting.
Or a pinched hot wire to one of the lights. Doesn’t blow the fuse so it flashes fast
And do the “Church if clean” and throttle shaft seals!
Sorry don’t have a 550 one, just 650-750 ones
I have a few here$20 plus postage
??????? Master cylinder?????
I have a few. Left or right side carb?
Province of Quebec
As I read the rules no more than 150kw/ton . Xj has 54 kw for 1/4 ton so it’s 216 kw/t
Paint stain on gas tank -500
Bald front tire -100
Broken signal -25
Missing airbox -50 and another 300 to install
Fork seals -175
Happy that your still walking and talking.
I have 2 Xj700n parts bikes. Give me a shopping list and some pics and I can help out pretty...
You will be sanding for a long time and then have to polish them or the rough surface will ruin the cams. Shim exchange from @hogfiddles will be...
Vapour blasting is the best way. They look like new
Once they are even as idle is 1050rpm 10-12
That is the internal starter clutch. Sounds like a can of rocks.What type of oil are you using?
Oil filter on front of engine. Make sure the spring and washer are in correctly. Many times the washer is stuck to the filter and get tossed...