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Rocket360

Stalling - bars to the right

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Had an interesting issue come up last weekend, at low speed when I turn the bars way to the right, my 99 wr400 stalls. This happened only at low speed while making a tight turn, the rpm's did not appear to kick up or fall down - the bike just died.

I am going to chase the wire for the kill switch tonight - - any other ideas or suggestions???

Thanks,

Rocket

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Your problem is pretty much narrowed down to the kill switch. You might also want to check the freeplay on your compression release cable

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Its the compression release cable... im pretty positive about that. I had the same problem. Just give it a little more slack and it will be fine. :)

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Thanks for the info and ideas, I will chase both the kill switch and the compression release lever and report back.

Rocket

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It is definately the compression release cable, when it gets routed the wrong way it pulls and opens the valve

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definately the compression release. 100%, as the lads say.

with higher bars you need over 1/4" slack-but this depends on the routing of the cable of course.

Taffy

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