Question about 2005 kawasaki ZX-6R

1 Answer

Power jolt in second gear

I recently purchased a second hand 2005 636. being a new rider im not as keen on things as i should be but when i wsitch to second i feel the bike trying to jolt off, then i let a friend of mine who has been riding for numerous year take it for a spin and he also felt the jolt in second and all of the other gears fine and so did another friend of mine, after taking it to a local shop the guy said is a tranny problem and it would cost me about $1300. he said that my second gear is gone. i could ride it but i gotta get out of second. what do you think

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 245 Answers

Sounds like you got good advice at the shop. it is rideable worst case scenario you will lose second gear completely but these bikes can go without it. just not as fun.

Posted on May 19, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My troy bilt pony deck belt keen coming off. started the when it was new.


rider mower

belt tension not tight eneough ?
some thing out of alignment

index-rszi4tsbjqhqsbv3rcpjo1i5-4-0_0.jpg

rm-rszi4tsbjqhqsbv3rcpjo1i5-4-1.jpg

ptobelt_manual-rszi4tsbjqhqsbv3rcpjo1i5-4-3.jpg

Apr 06, 2017 | Troy Garden

1 Answer

I am a new rider, and i need all the help i can get. Can you please tell me step by step how to start my bike? i feel im missing something


Make sure the kill switch is pressed down towards you. Also be sure it's in neutral. My Boulevard is cold-natured so the choke needs to be pulled out completely

May 13, 2012 | Motorcycles

1 Answer

Just purchased one with no owners manual. just wanted to know the tyre pressures and engine oil type recommended. Your assistance would be greatly appreciated


Go with 20w50 motor oil. No synthetic lubricants. Look at the sidewall of both tires. There will be a 'MAX PSI' embossed on the tire. It will probably say Max 55 PSI. At 55psi the bike will ride like a rock. At 15psi it will ride really squirrely. Find a psi at which you feel the bike handles well and rides well. One rider may weigh 125 pounds and the next rider may weigh 300 pounds. The best psi for each rider will be different due to weight. Chances are that 30 to 45 psi will do the trick. Please take a moment to rate my answer. Thanks.

May 29, 2011 | 1997 Yamaha XVS 650 Dragstar

1 Answer

BMW 650 GS losing coolant from left side


get a haynes or clymer manual-there detailed in troublshootn and what the pros use

Jun 01, 2010 | 2001 BMW F 650 GS

1 Answer

My bike keeps fouling my plugs i got a 2003 yamaha yz 125 i chucked a br8eg plug init and a new air filter but the problem just wont go away


Two things could be at fault here. First - it's a good possibility you would benefit from a new top end. Top ends go away fast in these because they are single ringers. Under hard riding, the compression starts to fall off after just 2 hours. Poor compression means lower combustion temperatures which will lead the bike to run rich.

The other possibility is that your jetting is off. If you have had this bike for a while and it's always run well then slowly started to act up, its likely poor compression, but if you recently got this bike and do not know the history of it, then it could be a simple jetting issue - not at all uncommon for 2-strokes.

Also - no need to run the BR8EG. This is a resistor plug and is a higher performance plug. If you are a top Pro rider, you could feel the difference but for 99% of riders they could not tell the difference between a BR8EG and a B8ES. The B8ES is readily available from auto parts stores (NGK stock #2411) for $1.89 instead of $12+ for a EG plug form a bike shop. This info alone could save you a bunch of money. Keep in mind the stock plug is BR9EG, so you are running one step hotter which is fine.

Also keep in mind there is a lot of information that I do not know, nor do I know the overall condition of the bike. Internet diagnosis is always tricky, but I thought I would point these things out. I hope this has helped, but if not - we need more detailed info to properly diagnose the problem.

Feb 09, 2010 | 2004 Yamaha YZ 125

3 Answers

Beginner


It all depends on the rider. If you feel comfortable with the weight and size. The hardest part of learning is the balance point, and throttle control. If you feel confident, and patient, go for it.

Dec 07, 2009 | 1998 Honda VT 600 C Shadow

1 Answer

Glamourous issues


I cant get what kind of sound are you getting. But for pick up problem,its the most common problem with all bikes. and there are lot many solutions to this. like cleaning and adjusting your carburator settings, checking your exhaust,checking your engine head,checking your air filter.  So what i can better suggest you is to go to the nearest HH service centre,get it serviced and ask them to fix it. because all companies have their standards through which the bike comes out. and so when you get it done through HH people,you can get your bike set to the original initial standards what you got it for the first time.

Apr 07, 2009 | 2006 Hero Honda Glamour PGM-FI

1 Answer

Oil pipe


iya if its the pipe im thinkin you dnt connect it mate its for your overflow

Apr 07, 2009 | Aprilia Tuono Racing Motorcycles

Not finding what you are looking for?
2005 kawasaki ZX-6R Logo

Related Topics:

180 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top kawasaki Experts

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4535 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76630 Answers

bazzz7071
bazzz7071

Level 2 Expert

342 Answers

Are you a kawasaki Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...