It's only happened twice in a year!

3 replies to this topic
  • 2359cliff

Posted August 27, 2012 - 12:52 AM


Bike stalls (after rider error) then it seems like bike has seized solid, won't move on the kicker and starter motor is solid too, removed spark plug,still solid , removed inspectin plug in stator case put 17mm socket on nut , a small amount of resistance and hey presto up and running good as new, could this be due to bike running rich,or between cycles???????????? Lost for ideas, need bike sorted as going to France riding in two weeks. Come on guys someone must know

  • cereal killer

Posted August 27, 2012 - 06:04 AM


See post #4 here: http://www.thumperta..._1#entry3363145

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  • grayracer513

Posted August 27, 2012 - 06:47 AM


The link you posted would have been applicable except for the part where he removed the spark plug and found it still seized/stuck. Pulling the plug would have bypassed a problem created by a trapped decomp pin.

  • cereal killer

Posted August 27, 2012 - 07:03 AM



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