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Bike manual, and starting.

I am having problems starting the bike, I just got it used and they started it clean. I don't know what to do Guess ill look at the spark plugs and stuff but any ideas would be awesome!

Also i am looking for a photo scan of the manual. thanx

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    spikes2020 Dec 27, 2008

    I found out that you need to prim it and crank it for 3 seconds, then let it sit. then try and crank it again. After it starts swap it to on.

    also there is a reserve tank so dont use that.

    ill up load a manual i found of a similar model but I'm still missing the original


  • moose09876 Apr 17, 2009

    The bike has a lot of trouble starting. Once I get it started and warmed up, it was running just fine, but after about 45 mins. of slow stop and go riding (45 mins.) It started giving me problems. I'm thinking it either overheated or it's out of gas, but I can still hear plenty of gas sloshing around in the tank. Any other ideas? Could there be a problem with the carbs?

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Http://www.manualz.info/y try here for a manual


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