G1 won't stay running
afm199 at earthlink.net
Sun Sep 9 20:51:24 PDT 2007
If you are venting the crankcase into a catch in the vicinity of either
coil, it may be blowing oil mist onto the primary ( clip on ) leads.
Check both coils and see if one lead is loose or oiled. I had a
similar problem with coils on an Sv and on a hawk.
On Sep 9, 2007, at 8:40 PM, mikej735 at aol.com wrote:
> Yes, its been fine since the start of the year, up untill the last
> race weekend.?? I've checked the coils the weekend it started giving
> me trouble...along with the before mentioned...I'll recheck them tho.?
> Cam timing...? dang.?
> The weekend that it started the bike was also acting funny, not like a
> clown, but it the sence that it would almost die out on the
> straights...then give like a "boost".? Like it was cutting out and
> then power surging.? Talked to a few at the track and they said it
> sounded like an electrical issue.? That happened on Saturday race day,
> Sunday race day after just "fiddling" and rechecking? but not really
> finding anything, bike ran Ok...not the best tho...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Randy Grein <randygrein at comcast.net>
> To: Suzuki SV650 Mailing List <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> Sent: Sun, 9 Sep 2007 9:50 pm
> Subject: Re: G1 won't stay running
> Good one. If that doesn't do anything I'd recheck the cam timing. The
> coughing and misting is suggestive.?
> Randy Grein, WMRRA #41?
> On Sep 9, 2007, at 6:50 PM, Ernest Montague wrote:?
>> Did it ever start properly with the cam swap and flatties??
>> IF so, first thing I would check is loose coil connections.?
>> On Sep 9, 2007, at 6:07 PM, MikeJ735 at aol.com wrote:?
>>> I have an 01 with flatslides and the G2 intake swap. The bike >>
>>> doesn't start?
>>> unless I have almost full throttle and then back it off a bit >>
>>> once it does?
>>> start. Won't stay running unless I hold the throttle open >> either.
>>> My trouble?
>>> shooting so far has been to check the plugs, drain the bowls, new >>
>>> adjusted the idle high, and just a general cleaning of the >> carbs.
>>> All to no?
>>> avail. Battery is charged also. With the tank up while >> starting
>>> it seems like?
>>> there is a lot of fuel kind of "misting" from the carbs. Also a >>
>>> slight smell?
>>> of oil? Any ideas??
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