Tip & How-To about 1986 kawasaki GPz 1000 RX

Gpz 1000rx Engine dies on pull away.

My gpz 1000rx 1986 would start and rev fine but die on pull away, for weeks tried allsorts (carbs cleaned, plugs changed etc) Solution for me was WD40 the sidestand switch and tighten earth lead from battery where it bolts to engine block, now its fine. Hope this helps WAZZA

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