bike wont start


25 replies to this topic
  • stiz001

Posted September 08, 2005 - 10:58 AM

#21

Well just have been advised the bike has ZERO compression...Pulling it apart today will advise what goes...cheers

  • TimBrp

Posted September 08, 2005 - 11:08 AM

#22

Bummer, good luck!

  • Mark_Bear

Posted September 08, 2005 - 11:58 AM

#23

Checked the valve clearances?

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • stiz001

Posted September 10, 2005 - 01:02 AM

#24

Well what can i say ..what a dickhead am i.Problem was a piece of plastic .Somehow it got down the spark plug hole and was holding a valve open.So now new gasket and seals...Damm expensive lesson.That for all your opinions cheers

  • Dual_Dog

Posted September 10, 2005 - 06:02 AM

#25

Problem was a piece of plastic .Somehow it got down the spark plug hole and was holding a valve open.So now new gasket and seals...Damm expensive lesson.That for all your opinions cheers

Except for being able to tear down the motor yourself, you did all you could. Sh_t happens. Glad to hear you're back in business. :banghead:

  • stiz001

Posted September 21, 2005 - 10:39 AM

#26

Well have new problems...

after remove head
recondition head
reshim head
reaseble

new coolant/head gasket and stem seals...cost 560 aussie dollars

now alot of white smoke on start up and bike running extremly hot..never run this hot b4.

checked rad on start up definant **bubbles in coolant.**..cyclinder head looks discoloured and alot of rattles appearing

Took bike back in they feel that the white smoke is from rings?? i thought it from water or coolant??

plus they r trying to tell me the heat is from fan not operating?? never a problem b4

i think they are trying to get more money out of me as i am a novice so i would appreciate any advice to counter there claims..cheers





Related Content

Forums
Photo

2015 XR650L Squeaking noise by Crayjay


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   XR600/650
  • 3 replies
Forums
Photo

Would a Young Scott Summers still be Competitive today on an XR600R? What would he ride to be competitive today? by Jayzonk


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  159 replies
Forums
Photo

DirttyPig 2005 Xr650l Prroject! by braapmebb1moretime


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   XR600/650
  • 22 replies
Forums
Photo

Fell Off Trailer by usafxr


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   XR600/650
  • Hot  43 replies
Forums
Photo

ignitech programmable XR650L CDI by brianhare


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   XR600/650
  • Hot  60 replies
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.