Impossible to kick start after sitting for a few days..

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  • kelley350x

Posted July 01, 2016 - 12:58 PM


I have a 08 450, if I start it everyday or two it starts on the first few kicks without a problem, if I let it sit more than a few days it will not start with the kick starter.. I can pull start it by pulling it behind my 4 wheeler. I will pull it at about 15 mph, dump the clutch in second gear and it fires up within 5'.. Once it fires up I can instantly kill it and start it right back up with the kick starter..

Does anyone have any idea what may be causing this?


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  • awalker5171

Posted July 01, 2016 - 01:00 PM


Sounds like valves need adjusted. No clue why it only occurs after sitting.

  • gardwadt

Posted July 01, 2016 - 02:21 PM


Sounds like fuel system to me.

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