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    That will do it. Glad you found the problem.

    That will do it. Glad you found the problem.
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    Sticky: Thanks. I'm going to check the calibration of my...

    Thanks. I'm going to check the calibration of my torque wrench.
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    Sticky: I am using the PDF copy of the factory service...

    I am using the PDF copy of the factory service manual that has been around since 2009. It calls for 57 Ft. Lbs torque on the rear sprocket nuts. That sounds too high, and when I try to tighten them...
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    The Fizzer is a very smooth bike, but some...

    The Fizzer is a very smooth bike, but some vibration is always going to be there. If you are feeling it mostly in the handlebars, not in the footpegs or seat, a good trick is to fill the handlebars...
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    STARTER MOTOR: ...

    STARTER MOTOR:

    https://www.yamahapartsnation.com/oemparts/a/yam/50046b5df8700209bc7969dd/starting-motor


    ALTERNATOR (AKA GENERATOR)
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    This is false. Starter and alternator are 2...

    This is false. Starter and alternator are 2 different units.

    Questions for Lovelife:

    What did you do to repair the starter?

    Have you connected any accessories to the electrical system...
  7. Thread: Why we ride

    by BluePill
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    Why we ride

    From an old issue of AMA magazine:

    "Riding is part of who we are, and we can’t imagine not riding. We dread the day when age or illness will inevitably force us to park our rides for the final...
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    If you want new, there may be some leftovers...

    If you want new, there may be some leftovers still available. I got my 2015 in Jan. of 2016 at a good price - $6900. Any dealer can do a search for you. Lots of lightly used ones probably at good...
  9. Yup, I have done a few staked master links in my...

    Yup, I have done a few staked master links in my life. Gave away my tool on my last home move because I didn't have the FZR at the time. I don't mind spending an hour or so to drop the swing arm...
  10. I have no problem with clip-style master links on...

    I have no problem with clip-style master links on my low powered and lightweight dirt bike. On a heavier and more powerful street bike, I like the extra security of a riveted master link.
  11. How hard to remove swing arm to replace endless chain?

    At 13K miles, and wanting to replace chain and sprockets. I like to stick with stock parts, so the swing arm has to come off. I am wondering if anyone has done it by just pulling the pivot bolt,...
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    Tom: Thanks for correcting my error about the...

    Tom:

    Thanks for correcting my error about the COP style coils. I had a brain fart and was thinking I was on a WR250R forum.

    TMI is killing my brain!
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    Since the code 33 is ignition coil specific, and...

    Since the code 33 is ignition coil specific, and you have high mileage, my bet would be an ignition coil. Coil-on-plug designs take a beating from engine heat and vibration. Since the symptoms are...
  14. Your battery voltage looks bad. A fully charged...

    Your battery voltage looks bad. A fully charged 12 volt battery at rest (bike turned off) should be 12.8 (+/- 0.2) volts.

    With the bike running, you should see 14.0 (+/- 0.4) volts.

    If the...
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    Gonna be cheaper to trade for a bike that has...

    Gonna be cheaper to trade for a bike that has one, than re-engineer a bike that didn't.
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    https://i.imgur.com/2LKBeiv.jpg
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    Wiki on Deer Horns: ...

    Wiki on Deer Horns:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deer_horn
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    55 low/60 high is stock. Wiring and switch are...

    55 low/60 high is stock. Wiring and switch are really limited and I would not go higher. If you want better light, consider an LED conversion.
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    Pretty simple job. Yes, you can leave all the...

    Pretty simple job. Yes, you can leave all the switches, cables, etc. on the handle bar. Cover the windshield and front plastics with a good cover (old comforter or blanket works well), unbolt the...
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    One idea: ...

    One idea:

    https://www.600cc.org/forum/threads/33378-FS-Givi-V35-including-mounting-hardware-for-FZ6R?p=454301&viewfull=1#post454301
  21. Flashback for me. On Easter Sunday, 1972, my...

    Flashback for me. On Easter Sunday, 1972, my wife and I were riding in the country. I stopped to check out a rattle in the bike. Didn't find the source, so took off again..............With the...
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    What year? How many miles? Any...

    What year?

    How many miles?

    Any modifications (Tuner, Exhaust)?

    How long have you owned it (Time and miles)?
  23. R1 powered quad is a blast................ ...

    R1 powered quad is a blast................


    https://vimeo.com/259441666
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    Let's see - Adds HP and gives you better fuel...

    Let's see - Adds HP and gives you better fuel economy at the same time?


    Right here at 100%


    https://i.imgur.com/i2MIMoJ.jpg

    Most likely wired in SERIES with the stock air temp. sensor to...
  25. If you have a vehicle with a trailer hitch, this...

    If you have a vehicle with a trailer hitch, this works great:

    https://youtu.be/c1v6Sm12beU
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