Question about Yamaha Xv 250 Virago S Motorcycles

1 Answer

Took coil loose and dont remember what wires go where

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.

    Brigadier General:

    An expert that has over 10,000 points.

  • Master
  • 6,966 Answers

Hi and welcome to the site,

Initially, postback the model.

Offhand, on most 2 coil Yamahas, the red/white wire is the IGN +12 while the orange & gray would be the wires from the CDI. The Orange would be for 1 or 1 & 4.

Good luck and thank you for asking.

Posted on Aug 28, 2010

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:

2 Answers

What could be causing my 2009 Jeep Wrangler to "miss", especially at lower rpm's?


Use a scan tool to be sure that there is no issue with the check engine light. If you get a scan tool that shows error codes in the 300 range then it is a misfire. Some causes of this are low fuel pressure, bad coils, etc.

Dec 18, 2016 | Jeep Cars & Trucks

3 Answers

No spark? Anywhere to check?


Check inside the distributor for loose wire connections, and signal from igniter.

May 02, 2015 | 1994 Honda Civic

1 Answer

My dad took the coils off of his 76 cb 750 honda and dont remember how they hook up to the spark plugs theres two coils 4 plug wires. help!


one coil with the longer leads(I think goes on the left) and feeds cylnders 1&4, doesnt matter which
the other feeds 2&3, again doesnt matter which.
The coils fire on each stroke, compression and exhaust,

Apr 08, 2011 | Honda CB 750 Motorcycles

2 Answers

I dont have any injector pulse.


Make certain there are no blown fuses to the engine controller or ignition system. Is there spark from ignition coil when engine is cranked over? If not, test your distributer pickup coil. If the pickup coil or ignition module are not functioning, you will not have injector pulse or secondary spark.
Good luck.

Jan 09, 2011 | 1991 Chevrolet S-10

1 Answer

Wont start left out in the rain


Check the main fuse, it may have blown
Check that on/off switch hasn't shorted out, when you hit the start button you should be sending power to your solenoid which sends power to the starter motor.

If your stator/ rotor cover seal is bad, water may have got on the stator and corroded.
If it filled with water then its shorted out.
Start at the battery with a test light and work your way through your wires to see where you loose power.
For example: If you dont have spark, unplug your coil and see if you have power to the coil, if you do have power to the coil then the coil is bad.
If you dont have power to the coil, then the coil is probably good once you get power restored to it.
Trace the wire back to see where it looses power, it could be in the ignition switch.

Nov 29, 2010 | kawasaki ZX-6R Ninja Motorcycles

1 Answer

I have a 1979 xlh sporty took bike apart to paint on re assembly i hooked up coil wires wrong had no spark fixed wires but could i have killed my coil still no spark.


Ok to test the coil, remove all wires from the small terminals on the ends. Use a digital volt ohm meter and put the function switch in OHMS, R X 1. Touch one meter lead to each of the small terminals. Your meter should read between 2-3 ohms as the '79 model had electronic ignition.

To further test the coil, reconnect the two white wires to one of the small terminals. On the other side, make a jumper wire. Connect the jumper wire to the other small terminal. Put the plug wires into the towers and put a set of spark plugs in the wires lying on the heads with a good ground. Now, turn the switch one. The terminals with the white wires on it should be "Hot". MOMENTARILY, ground the jumper to the engine and take it back loose. When you take the wire loose, you should see a spark at the plugs. If you do, the coil is good and your problem lies elsewhere.

Good Luck
Steve

Sep 16, 2010 | 1979 Harley Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster

2 Answers

Replacing thermostat


follow the top raidiator hose aall the way to the motor thats were it's at

Jan 11, 2010 | Ford ZX2 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Battery light stay on


Sounds like you covered all the bases, which is good. I would now start looking at fuses and wires. Start at the battery. Other than the battery cables, look at the wires, look for anything loose, especially at connectors, wires that have worn or cut insulation, or wires that look burnt or are unusually soft. Check the connector and the wires coming out of the alternator too. Good luck.

Jul 01, 2009 | 2003 Hyundai Accent

2 Answers

No fire to one of the coils which supplies 2 plugs engine light on and running on 4 of 6 cly.


Several possibilities. Internal coil failure, wiring or connection problem, computer is not functioning properly to energize the coil pack. Which two cylinders? I gather the Check Engine light scan reveals misfire codes (DTC) P030? and P030?
Check out the wiring diagram:
f44e6bb.jpg
dde5042.jpg 78bd4d6.jpg Problem could be here or at the ECM connection. If not, then the coil pack has gone bad.

May 11, 2009 | 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe

Not finding what you are looking for?
Motorcycles Logo

Related Topics:

141 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Yamaha Experts

dhnguyen

Level 2 Expert

281 Answers

Steve Sweetleaf
Steve Sweetleaf

Level 3 Expert

1144 Answers

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2600 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...