93 XR 600 Jetting in So Cal


2 replies to this topic
  • Jon-D

Posted March 07, 2006 - 07:41 PM

#1

I recently purchased a 93 XR 600 and was wondering what you all were running for jetting? I have not ridden the bike and am currently going through it so I thought I might change the jetting (if necessary) since I have it all apart. Right now there is a 155 main and a 62 pilot in the bike. I am not sure of the needle setting and wanted to also know how to remove the needle from the slide, or better yet, how to remove the slide from the carb.

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

Posted March 07, 2006 - 08:13 PM

#2

Take off the cover at the top of the carb to get the slide out. Stock is middle position. The jets depend on how your bike is setup. I think that even with the stock exhaust a fatter pilot helps. I have one of those turned down inserts in the stock pipe and I have removed the backfire screen. I'm not sure that I remember what I have, but I think I have a 68 pilot and 158 or the next size larger main. I also set the needle clip to one richer than stock. My bike, also a 93 XR600, is running a tad rich now and I plan on putting the needle back in the stock slot. I'd say my bike is optimally set for about seal level. I really notice it being too rich at about 8000 feet. I almost always ride between 2500 and 8000 feet.

  • Jon-D

Posted March 08, 2006 - 08:45 PM

#3

Thanks!





Related Content

Forums
Photo

Post Apocalypse, ThumperTalk style! by Justin Pearson


Dirt Bike   General Dirt Bike Forums   General Dirt Bike Discussion
  • Hot  35 replies
Reviews

Honda XR650L 2017 by Chris.GVS


Honda XR650L 2017
  • - - - - -
  • 0 reviews
Forums
Photo

Fell Off Trailer by usafxr


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

Cle Elum Sunday 5/29: Looking for dual sport tips by TigerTanker


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Regional Discussion   Northwest
  • Hot  32 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.