Question about 1997 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan Classic

1 Answer

Knowledge hello & good day i wish to by a kawasaki motorbyke- en 500 model 1977, iwish to have your help about thus specific year,how many types are? what are the problems? what is to be aware before buy

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 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.

  • Master
  • 850 Answers

TOO OLD & too hard to get parts for them!
they stop making spare parts within about 3 to 5 years because they are constantly retooling for newer models!
dont get old bikes!! unless its a vintage or classic!
as even new ones are dangerous

Posted on Jul 17, 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.
the service is completely free 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

I have a 2003 Kawasaki en 500 looking for front forks have found forks but not the same year wanted to know if the 2002 forks would fit


Hi, Anthonyri303 after careful deliberation 4 out 5 Kawasaki Gods give this one a thumbs up, but just to be on the safe side you should give your local dealer's parts/service department a call to confirm.
For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the blue links below. Good luck and have a wonderful day.
Kawasaki EN500 Vulcan 500 LTD Service Manual
OEM Parts for Kawasaki
2002 Kawasaki Vulcan 500 Owner Manual
Kawasaki 500 Vulcan LTD
Kawasaki Vulcan

Jul 30, 2017 | 2003 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan Classic

2 Answers

Where is the fuel line on a Vulcan 500 2006 to drain the tank


Hi, Linda for this scenario you will need your service/owners manual if you can't find the first and best tool you ever bought for your Kawasaki, despair not, for a mere zero $0 you can download another one. For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the blue links below. Good luck and have a wonderful day.
2006 Vulcan 500 fuel line routing Google Search
94 EN500 fuel line carburetor connections
Kawasaki EN500 Service Manual
OEM Parts for Kawasaki
2009 Kawasaki Vulcan 500 LTD Owner Manual

Apr 07, 2017 | 2004 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan Classic

1 Answer

Whats the normal rpm idle for a 1986 Kawasaki 454 LTD motorcycle


Hi, Izaeah 1200 +/- 50 RPM for this scenario you will need your service/owners manual if you can't find the first and best tool you ever bought for your Yamaha, despair not, for a mere $0 you can download another one you will also need Zipware to open it. For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the links below. Good luck and have a nice day.
Download Zipware Free
Kawasaki EN 450 EN 500 454 LTD 500 Vulcan 85 04 Download service repair...
OEM Parts for Kawasaki
http://mybikemanuals.com/kawasaki/kawasaki-uncategorized-owners-manuals

Oct 15, 2016 | kawasaki Motorcycles

1 Answer

Setting valve timing for kawasaki ex 500 s


hello! I'm sorry, I can't help you solve your problem.but If you buy a motorcycle, need in motorcycle accessories, you can refer to the below website. http://www.motorpartstore.com.Good luck and have a nice day.

Jun 05, 2015 | kawasaki Motorcycles

1 Answer

I bought a Kawasaki GPZ500 2001, but I don't know which type of oil it uses. Can you help me?


A good quality semi synthetic 10w40 oil will be fine. Make sure it is specifically for motorcycles. Car oils have anti-friction additives which could cause your clutch to slip.

Sep 05, 2010 | 1996 kawasaki GPZ 500 S - GPX 500 R

1 Answer

Looking for a gas tank that will fit a 1994 vulcan 500?


Hi Harleyrp, for this situation I would call my local dealer or reputable shop's service/parts department and inquire about any possible quick fix or parts inquiry. If necessary transport your vehicle to the dealer or shop and have a professional technician take it for a test drive, if it is in running condition, and give you a written estimate of repairs and answer any specific questions you may have about your issue. Good luck and have a nice day.

Apr 28, 2010 | 1996 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan Classic

1 Answer

Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom - sat the winter,


Did you connect the poles correctly and are the bolts tight to keep good contacts?
Try usin a trickle charger to jump the battery.

Mar 21, 2010 | 2005 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan

1 Answer

Hello Iwish to buy a motor byke -kawasaki 500en 1997. i have a feeling that are same problems with the year prodc.how many types of the byke are? & if there are points that have to be carefull thank...


Know that most shops probably will refuse to do repairs on your bike if it is more than 10 years old. Most all shops use this same standard. Parts availability is the main problem. In any event, below are things to look for if getting a used bike.

Does the engine start easy and idle smoothly? Does it accelerate without hesitation?
Any smoke when it starts or when pulling away from stop light? > Bad valve guides.
Any smoke when riding at 30mph? > Piston rings worn or possible previous seize up.
Does the clutch engage and disengage smoothly? Clutch lever easy to pull?
Any oil or coolant fluids leaking after a ride?
Do all gages work? Lights, horn and flashers?
Any red lights on the gages lit up?
Do front and back brakes operate and stop smoothly?
Is the motor oil pretty clean or really dirty? > Sign of how well the owner has cared for the bike

Is the oil "white-ish"? > water in the oil. If water cooled it is usually bad water pump seals.
Any funny sounds from the gear box? Anywhere else?
Does it shift smoothly up and down the full range? Neutral light come on properly?
Sprockets still have rounded tips not pointed? Well lubricated chain?

Good tires? How old is the battery? All lights work properly?
Is the upholstery good? Plastics cracked or broken?
Gas tank badly rusted inside? Do the wheels run true or weave?

Do the forks look bent from a side view or front view?
Does it drive nice or is the bike squirrely to drive? How about around curves and corners?
Ever been wrecked? What service work has been done in the past?
With the handlebars driving straight ahead, is the front wheel pointing a slightly different direction?
Do all accessories work properly?
Ask what doesn't work on the bike. What known problems do exist?

.
These are things to look for. I hope this helps.

A “very helpful” rating for this answer? Thanks!

Jul 17, 2009 | 1997 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan Classic

1 Answer

The oil pump on my 1977 kawasaki ke175 went out, what do I have to do to convert the bike to a premix? And what oil/gas ratio should I use?


Get a new pump if you want; Go to the site below where you can see a parts diagram for your specific bike. You will select the actual brand, year, model, etc., once you go to the site. Part numbers and prices are also shown. You can order parts from this site. In the event no price is shown on a particular part, the part is not in stock. www.babbittsonline.com/pages/parts/viewbybrandand/parts.aspx The pump is in stock at Babbit's @ $104.00.

Otherwise, just drain the oil tank and plug the end (or just remove the tank). Mix the gas and oil in the gas tank 32 to 1. That equals 4 ounces of oil per gallon of gas.

A “very helpful” rating for this answer? Thanks!

Jun 25, 2009 | 1977 kawasaki KE 125

Not finding what you are looking for?
1997 kawasaki EN 500 Vulcan Classic Logo

Related Topics:

257 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top kawasaki Experts

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4536 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76682 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...