SV running poorly

Erik Weber yoober at gmail.com
Thu Jun 11 15:29:26 PDT 2009


I guess what I'm wondering is do they clean themselves out as you run
the bike or is there no other choice. I guess you wouldn't have said
so. This sucks, I will probably miss practice.

On 6/11/09, Erik Weber <yoober at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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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