Do I change the Pulse generator xr600r

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  • bork

Posted February 19, 2005 - 12:35 PM


What are symptons when pulse generator start failing ? How many of you guy had to change ? Is it a matter of time ? :)

  • bork

Posted February 19, 2005 - 08:19 PM



  • bootlegger2

Posted February 20, 2005 - 11:54 AM


you talking about your stator there or the little p/u on the right side of the motor

  • bork

Posted February 20, 2005 - 08:04 PM


Yes the p/u in the right side .

  • bootlegger2

Posted February 21, 2005 - 04:52 AM


what seems to be your symptoms i wouldnt think one would just start going away :)

  • bork

Posted February 22, 2005 - 09:49 PM


At idle only , Wil run about15-30 seconds then sneeze/hickup and stall. Hard to restart sometimes. Just had 660 kit and hot cam put in.

  • bootlegger2

Posted February 24, 2005 - 07:55 PM


whats the plug look like sounds lean if is coming back threw carb will it run past idle or just cut out every 15-30 seconds

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  • bork

Posted February 24, 2005 - 09:19 PM


Runs fine past idle.

  • bootlegger2

Posted February 25, 2005 - 09:58 PM


plug color?

  • bork

Posted February 27, 2005 - 08:08 PM


Dark like slightly wet.

  • bootlegger2

Posted February 28, 2005 - 03:11 AM


sound like your needle and seat are wore out in your carb sucking gas threw the main
killing it on the bottom end one way to check is to lower your needle all the way down and see if that doesnt improve it somewhat
1st screw your mixture screw all the way in and see if it will still idle if it does i would say it was wore for sure your needle and seat that is

  • bootlegger2

Posted March 03, 2005 - 04:33 AM


so what is the verdict :)

  • bork

Posted March 03, 2005 - 09:33 PM


mixure needle or needle with clip in center of carb.?

  • XR6's_rule

Posted March 04, 2005 - 06:46 PM


Check the spark when the bike stalls, if it looks weak compared to when the bike is stone cold you could have yourself an intermittent stator problem. Pulse generators dont often fail on XR's. Failing that give the airfilter/carb a good cleanout and try again!

  • bootlegger2

Posted March 06, 2005 - 02:42 AM


mixture needle first screw it in all the way see if it idles its the little screw on the bottom in front of the bowl
if it idles with it in i would say buy a new needle and seat thats the one with the clip in the center
this is how i trouble shot mine there are no specs for the needle and seat that i could find
this is saying that the bike will run fine above the transfer from the low speed side to the main side if you know what i mean
if the bike wont idle with the mixture screw in then lower the needle by raising the clip on the needle
hope this is helping you a little carb gave me a little trouble and i had to figure this out myself lots of time spent in the carb department and its a pain in the butt to get on and off to do this

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