Carbs

zoran zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Mon Oct 29 16:13:03 PDT 2007


your valve needle where fuel enters bowl is not sealing


Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
775-690-5171
http://www.twfracing.com/index.html
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Joanna Moss" <jo at fapg.net>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Monday, October 29, 2007 4:06 PM
Subject: Carbs


>I have a 2000 SV650. Am I reading the shop manual correctly? I measure the 
>float height with the carb dry. Basically, with the float resting in place 
>with no external pressure on it, the measurement from the highest point of 
>the float to the top edge of the carb body should be 7.0 +/- 0.5mm. This is 
>very different from the last set of carbs I was in.
>
> If I am measuring correctly, then the float level is just fine. Anyone 
> have any other ideas as to why, when I run the bike, gas comes out of my 
> carb air vent hose? I have already tested that the float does float. I was 
> switching carb assemblies, so these carbs have not been run in over a 
> year. I took them apart and cleaned them with carb cleaner before 
> installing them.
>
> - Joanna
>
>
>
> -- 
> No virus found in this incoming message.
> Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.503 / Virus Database: 
> 269.15.12/1098 - Release Date: 10/29/2007 9:28 AM
>
> 



More information about the SV650 mailing list