SV running poorly

zoran zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jun 11 15:28:51 PDT 2009


you have to take carbs apart, at least float bowls to get pilots out.
why would you run when it does not run right? fix it.


Thanks

Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
775-786-4881
www.twfracing.com

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Erik Weber" <yoober at gmail.com>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Thursday, June 11, 2009 3:26 PM
Subject: Re: SV running poorly


> And I guess, more importantly, is it dangerous to run practice like it is?
>
> On 6/11/09, Erik Weber <yoober at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 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.
>> >
>> >
>> > Thanks
>> >
>> > Zoran Vujasinovic
>> > Twin Works Factory
>> > 775-786-4881
>> > www.twfracing.com
>> > ----- 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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