1993 XR600R CHOKE


4 replies to this topic
  • AZSANDMAN

Posted September 01, 2004 - 12:17 PM

#1

Should the black choke lever be up or down to engage the choke? Should the lever be all the way up or down or in the middle when riding? Thanks for your input on a dumb question.

  • thecirque

Posted September 01, 2004 - 01:08 PM

#2

On my 1995 the choke lever in the "down" position is the off position. The words "Choke" and a small arrow are cast into the arm of the lever. You kind of have to look close to see them.

So "up" position is Choke on.

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  • AZSANDMAN

Posted September 01, 2004 - 09:32 PM

#3

Thanks, it just seemed backwards that way. I have a manual for the bike and it didn't help. Your reply has help, thank you.

  • HeadTrauma

Posted September 01, 2004 - 10:10 PM

#4

Think of it this way: if its running really rich all of a sudden and you dont know why, its all choked "UP". Bad play on words, I know, but I recently found this out the hard way. I actually tore into the carburetor and rejetted trying to fix it. :thumbsup:

  • Mroseb

Posted September 02, 2004 - 12:34 AM

#5

My 93 XR650 idles much higher when choke is on, so that's 1 way to tell.





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