carb solenoid


7 replies to this topic
  • courty

Posted April 02, 2009 - 11:48 AM

#1

could someone please tell me what the solenoid on the bottom of the carb is for am new to the drz 400 and do not know much about them am trying to sort out lots a bits the previous owner mucked obout with

  • Harvey600

Posted April 02, 2009 - 12:05 PM

#2

It's the pair valve, helps with emissions and ruins a great bike! All you need to know for removal

  • craigs449

Posted April 02, 2009 - 12:21 PM

#3

Is this just for the Mikuni carb, or is it on the US stock Keihin 36 also?

  • YZEtc

Posted April 02, 2009 - 03:40 PM

#4

The US DR-Z400SM comes with a 36mm Mikuni BSR36 similar to the UK one, but without the solenoid thingy.

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  • Neil Claydon

Posted April 02, 2009 - 05:55 PM

#5

It's the pair valve, helps with emissions and ruins a great bike! All you need to know for removal


Not quite, the pair valve is vacuum operated, but sits in front of the engine, on the left side.
The solenoid valve is a form of engine limiter, but you are right on the link you gave, it deals with removing both systems.

Neil. :thumbsup: :confused: :excuseme:

  • Harvey600

Posted April 02, 2009 - 10:23 PM

#6

Yeah, that description was a bit vague wasn't it! :thumbsup:

  • bikercat1

Posted April 03, 2009 - 08:21 AM

#7

Not quite, the pair valve is vacuum operated, but sits in front of the engine, on the left side.
The solenoid valve is a form of engine limiter, but you are right on the link you gave, it deals with removing both systems.

Neil. :thumbsup: :confused: :excuseme:




Yep , Neil's right. I'm led to believe it stops the bike flipping in the first three gears, :banana:

Remove it, and the PAIR valve.

  • courty

Posted April 03, 2009 - 11:29 PM

#8

thanks for the replies the info was very helpful





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