1987 xr600r overheating HELP

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  • xrracerr

Posted March 09, 2005 - 09:56 AM


hi every body i am new to this site and need some help i bought a 87 xr600r and 1st trail ride noticed that the right side (if on bike) exhaust heats red close to the engien i did some 1st 2nd gear riding the weather was perty cold the bike is also sometimes very hard to start can any body give me some advise

  • frankstr

Posted March 09, 2005 - 02:03 PM


Are the carb's clean, Jetted properly :)

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  • xrracerr

Posted March 09, 2005 - 02:23 PM


i just found out that i hadto rejett if i have a aftermarket exhaust so i thing that mite be the problem thanks

  • rmhrc630

Posted March 09, 2005 - 03:45 PM


Sounds mega lean

hard starting plus glowing headers mean probably lack of fuel and small jets

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