Question about 2001 kawasaki ZZR 250

1 Answer

My kawasaki zzr250 won't start. when turn on the key, no light on meter. new battery

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Brigadier General:

    An expert that has over 10,000 points.

  • Master
  • 6,966 Answers

Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Initially, have you checked the main fuse inside the starter relay? To locate the starter relay, follow the cable from the battery's + terminal.

Good luck and thank you for asking FixYa.

Posted on Oct 04, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

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

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.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


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



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hi. My son and I are building a zzr250 1997. Parts are hard to find. Is there any other module Kawasaki bike I can get parts from.

Hi, Paul 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. For more information about your issue please visit the website below. Good luck and have a nice day.
Kawasaki Parts Accessories

Nov 20, 2015 | kawasaki Motorcycles

1 Answer

My 1992 zzr250 kawasaki it turns over no problem but it just won't fire and I have checked s/plugs, fuel and they seem ok is this comon and how do I fix it?

I posted a similar problem on my Kawa Vulcan. The coils work, there is power, but no spark at the plugs itself. I heard that it might be a "stator pickup" problem, but waiting for an answer as well !

Apr 03, 2013 | 1992 kawasaki ZZR 250

1 Answer

My kawasaki zx12 wont turn on.i've check the batery cables and happened when i installed a new battery

A couple of things that may sound trivial or silly, but check and make sure your kill switch is in the start position.
Check your fuses to make sure they are all still good.
Make sure that when you turn the key you get a neutral light, if not select neutral and try to start it again.
Check you battery is fully charged, a battery that is below charge won't start a bike like it will start a car.
Did you disconnect any other wires if so reconnect them.
Do you have fuel in the tank?

Sep 18, 2011 | 2003 kawasaki ZX-12R

1 Answer

1998 Kawasaki Vulcan 1500 classic will not start, battery 12v good, Fuses good,no instrument lights. Removed battery and started bike with jumper cables from my car and the bike started fine. removed...

under the seat there is a reset button that taked a metal prong thingie (dont know whent it's called) you can use a paper clip - just jump the two terminals and try to start it,, doesnt happen all the time but it does happen.

Jul 23, 2010 | 2002 kawasaki VN 800 Vulcan Classic

1 Answer

When i turn my key on nothing happens on the dash no neutral light, bought brand new battery and checked all the fuses in the junction box and the main fuse still nothing working when turn key on

Both cables firmly connected? Good ground? Cables connected properly (+ to start solenoid, - to the frame?) Is there power at the battery? You measured the battery with a Volt/Ohm meter? What about the solenoid? Have power on the battery side?

Couple things for you to check. Currently, the website is not notifying we volunteer question catchers of comments posted to questions ... so, if none of this works, please reformulate your quesiton with the latest information and repost.


Thanks for your question

Jan 06, 2010 | 1998 kawasaki ZX-6R Ninja

1 Answer

Ignition is stuck in park on my kawasaki zzr250 bike, ive tried oil and lube, but cant get it to turn back.

I'm going to assume the steering is locked as well.
Two things usually hand Kaw's up like this. 1 - make sure wheel is 'free' - NOT against stop (lock_ 2 - jiggle the key up/dwn left/rt while trying to remove it
In the future use graphite on lock mechanisms. Oil attracts grit and gums up.
Good luck!

Dec 12, 2009 | 1993 kawasaki ZZR 250

1 Answer

ZZR250 won't start. fuel tank full. well charged battery can turn engine over. no firing. One month back engine can be started. No overheating then. What's the problem? Bob.

Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Initial check is to remove the spark plug after giving it a try to start:
  • if the plugs are wet with fuel, then the carbs are OK, if not then it would most likely be a fuel delivery issue to the combustion chamber;
  • connect the sparkplugs back to their wires and lay it against any metal part;
  • crank the engine;
  • note if there would be spark;
  • no spark, then an electrical issue;
  • good spark, then back to fuel issue.
Postback results of above initial tests.

Good luck and thank you for asking FixYa.

Dec 07, 2009 | kawasaki ZZR 250 Motorcycles

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 kawasaki ZZR 250 Logo

Related Topics:

413 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top kawasaki Experts

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4514 Answers


Level 3 Expert

75117 Answers

Gino Cussen
Gino Cussen

Level 2 Expert

216 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides