hard to start

3 replies to this topic
  • Whyzee429

Posted January 01, 2009 - 10:25 PM


what would cause my bike to become increasingly difficult to start? This seemed to happen in one day. it seemed difficult to kick, then it just doesn't want to start.

  • grayracer513

Posted January 01, 2009 - 10:52 PM


Do a check on your cam timing. It may have jumped a tooth due to a failed chain or a cam seizure.

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  • 642MX

Posted January 02, 2009 - 05:26 PM


Once you verify the timing be sure to check the valve clearance. :thinking:

  • CaptainKnobby

Posted January 02, 2009 - 06:25 PM


I would first check the plug and make sure it wasnt fouled, But of course I always take the the easy route first

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