leaking Petcock...


11 replies to this topic
  • toofazt

Posted January 31, 2007 - 06:55 PM

#1

Any one have a part number on the seal for the petcock? Mines leaking where the lever is. There are two little screws that look like I can take off and replace the seal? Anyone have any info? Thanks, Steve.

  • Ga426owner

Posted January 31, 2007 - 07:15 PM

#2

Any one have a part number on the seal for the petcock? Mines leaking where the lever is. There are two little screws that look like I can take off and replace the seal? Anyone have any info? Thanks, Steve.


yea I went thru this - replace the entire petcock and with new gasket....I tried to piece it the cheap way and it still leaked...15-20 bucks

  • Butta

Posted January 31, 2007 - 07:20 PM

#3

yea I went thru this - replace the entire petcock and with new gasket....I tried to piece it the cheap way and it still leaked...15-20 bucks


I'll second that!! I tried to do that on my XR650R as well, because the petcock for it was over $50!!!! But in the end for a Yamaha, it's just easier and quicker to replace the whole thing.

  • toofazt

Posted January 31, 2007 - 07:46 PM

#4

So a new petcock from the dealer is only $15-$20? Is there a gasket or seal behind the lever?

  • grayracer513

Posted January 31, 2007 - 10:08 PM

#5

You'll need one each of the following:
17 3AJ-24534-00-00 .SEAL, FUEL COCK
19 4X8-24512-00-00 .O-RING
20 3AJ-24523-00-00 .VALVE PACKING

As Ga426 pointed out, your results may vary.

  • toofazt

Posted February 01, 2007 - 12:07 AM

#6

Cool, thanks a lot grayracer513! :ride:

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  • Goosedog

Posted February 01, 2007 - 05:26 AM

#7

You might want to concider the WR petcock. Same money, bolts right in and then you've got reserve.

  • King_Air

Posted February 01, 2007 - 07:29 AM

#8

I too had no luck with repacking the petcock. Ended up buying new. It would never shut off with the new seals or the old seals. New on worked great and was fairly cheap.

  • Ga426owner

Posted February 01, 2007 - 07:32 AM

#9

I too had no luck with repacking the petcock. Ended up buying new. It would never shut off with the new seals or the old seals. New on worked great and was fairly cheap.


I 2nd and 3rd this....don't waste your time....

  • toofazt

Posted February 01, 2007 - 04:49 PM

#10

Bought a new one for $20 :ride:

  • olschl

Posted June 25, 2007 - 08:22 PM

#11

Link to where you bought it please..

  • King_Air

Posted June 26, 2007 - 03:15 AM

#12

I got mine from the dealer around $20.00. The thumper talk store has them also for less.





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