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I have a 1982 KDX80 bike and I'm trying to get it started and it won't. I have spark, so I put just a little gas down the spark plug hole, and it still doesn't even try to fire. Is my compression a problem? It feels I have compression. I chose a KDX 125 because my model wasn't in the choice. Louis

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If you have spark but putting gas down the spark plug hole doesn't even seem to allow the engine to fire up for a few seconds, then you might have a timing problem.

Compression, if you feel it or measure it with a gauge, is usually not the problem on these motorcycles.

Look for timing.

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