SV running poorly
yoober at gmail.com
Thu Jun 11 15:24:16 PDT 2009
Alright, thanks. I don't know how to do that . . . Very time consuming?
On 6/11/09, zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> clean pilot jets.
> Zoran Vujasinovic
> Twin Works Factory
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Erik Weber" <yoober at gmail.com>
> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <SV650 at micapeak.com>
> Sent: Thursday, June 11, 2009 3:17 PM
> Subject: SV running poorly
> > My 01 SV sat for seven months without running.
> > The battery was dead, so I roll started it. It ran awfully at first
> > and would not stay running without the choke, even when giving it
> > throttle. It was backfiring all over the place and the exhaust was
> > making gurgling sounds, hard to describe but like excess vibration in
> > there or something. So I kept the choke on and ran it up and down the
> > block a couple times. It started getting a little better. Still wants
> > to stall without the choke, but not immediately, and at least now the
> > battery is charged so I can restart it. I needed to load it so I
> > didn't continue to run it to see how much better it would get.
> > What is the diagnosis? Could this just be old fuel? Or is this clogged
> > up jets? Is there anything I can do short of taking the carbs off
> > (such as additives), or will it work itself out as I run it for a
> > while?
> > Thanks,
> > Erik
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