XR 650 wont start after drop!


8 replies to this topic
  • Woodshop

Posted August 30, 2007 - 08:55 PM

#1

A friend of mine rides a XR 650R sometimes he falls down and his bike will not start back up kicks till blue in the face and the suka wont start? anyone no a drill or any tips to get this thing to fire after a drop?? :excuseme:Bike has free mods done ,jetting & pipe any help would would appreciated.

  • hill5150

Posted August 30, 2007 - 11:15 PM

#2

After the drop, pull the decomp, kick that pig 3X through, and 1/4 throttle or less, to restart, (assuming you dont have an Eddie and/or proper jetting stock carb(68s 175main..... middle needle)) and it should fire.......:thumbsup:

  • LeadDoggy

Posted August 31, 2007 - 05:10 AM

#3

My procedure for my XR600:
full throttle
kick as normal
fires after usually third kick

  • abby

Posted August 31, 2007 - 07:03 AM

#4

With the stock carb....

Pull in the compression release lever and hold the kill switch. If you don't hold the kill switch, you may get a backfire through the air box.

Three or four kicks with full throttle.

Release the compression release lever and the kill switch then start normally.
Works for me 100 percent of the time.

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  • XR650L_Dave

Posted August 31, 2007 - 07:47 AM

#5

When its been laid down, gas flows out the bowl and into the carb throat, flooding the engine with gas.

The full throttle kicking clears it right out.


Dave

  • Scotty Breauxman

Posted August 31, 2007 - 12:24 PM

#6

Yes Sir You ARE CORRECT Mr. Dave by way of NY...

this is the problem, flooding
the solution is wide open throttle. Works for me and I've been down a few times.:p

sB

  • creeky

Posted August 31, 2007 - 12:59 PM

#7

With the stock carb....

Pull in the compression release lever and hold the kill switch. If you don't hold the kill switch, you may get a backfire through the air box.

Three or four kicks with full throttle.

Release the compression release lever and the kill switch then start normally.
Works for me 100 percent of the time.


This procedure works for me as well.

  • keith brown

Posted August 31, 2007 - 01:13 PM

#8

if you do flood the slug. turn the petrol off kill switch in de comp in and full thottle give it 8 to 10 kicks. then fuel back on then start with no revs. its allways worked for me. but now av got the crf450x a just love that start button . kb.

  • Woodshop

Posted August 31, 2007 - 05:16 PM

#9

Thanks for the tips guys i will run it by him:ride:





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