G1 won't stay running

Ernest Montague 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.

Ernie


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.?
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> Cam timing...? dang.?
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> 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?
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> On Sep 9, 2007, at 6:50 PM, Ernest Montague wrote:?
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>> 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 >>  
>>> gas,?
>>> 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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