Question about Suzuki GSX-R 1000 Motorcycles

1 Answer

2004 gsxr1000 i have had water in my fuel and i cleaned out my tank and it still fails to pull through the rev range why?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 82 Answers

Did you drain the carburettor bowls? if not then there maybe water in the bottom of them. you can usually drain them by unscrewing the phillips screw at the bottom of the carb bowl a couple of turns to let the liquid contents drain out. Turn the fuel petcock off to prevent fuel from coming out of the tank while doing this. When all the carbs have been drained, ensure that all the screws are tight and open the petcock and prime the carbs and go for a ride and see if there is any improvement.

Posted on Mar 20, 2011

  • philfyarse Mar 20, 2011

    the bike is injected

×

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

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

3 Answers

Gday I have a problem with my sons Kawazaki kx85 loosing power in the top rev range. I have pulled the carb down and cleaned still the same.


the compression is dropping due to piston wear an slap more noticeable when heated up revved up
some miracle oils /fluids can help this
still a wild guess

Jan 05, 2015 | 2011 kawasaki KX 85

1 Answer

Went for a trip and all was going well then 15min in the trip slowed down and motor started to run rough and was unable to rev out or get on the plan had to limp Back to the ramp. Since then I have ch


Firstly we need to know the motor that we are talking about
next a very common problem for boaties ( besides forgetting to put the drain plugs in) is to forget to open the vent on the fuel tanks

Dec 28, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Why does 2004 chevy tahoe z71 not start if sits over night with less than 1/4 tank gas?


The fuel pump may be borderline ready to fail.

For the record, it's best to never allow the fuel tank to get that low - the less fuel in the tank, the greater the risk of water condensing inside the fuel tank.

Jul 29, 2014 | 2004 Chevrolet Chevrolet Tahoe Z71

1 Answer

2004 ultra glide just stops running on the road, pull over and it will start again untill it fell i=like shutting off again


Hi Anonymous, and the usual suspects are:
1. Severely discharged or damaged battery.
2. Loose, corroded or broken battery cable.
3. Alternator not charging or below normal rates.
4. Failed ignition coil, ignition/electronic module.
5. Failed CKP, CPS, CMP, MAP, TPS, or BAS sensor.
6. Faulty ignition switch.
7. Water or dirt in fuel system, carburetor or filter.
8. Fuel tank vent system plugged or gas cap not venting.
9. Fuel tank empty.
10. Fuel valve vacuum line broken or carburator vent line closed off.
11. Restricted, blocked or kinked fuel line.
12. Failed fuel pump, pressure regulator and or fuel injectors.
For a prime suspect please visit website below. Good luck and have nice day. Harley Diagnostic Codes 04 to Present

Jan 19, 2012 | 2004 Harley Davidson FLHTCUI Electra Glide...

1 Answer

I have a 2004 gsxr1000 that will not start. I stored it through the winter.It started and ran good but had loss of power over 8000rpms but otherwise started and ran. I sat it for 2 days and now it wont...


The problem is that over the winter water tends to condense inside the fuel tank. If you did not replace all of the remaining fuel from the tank it might be contaminated with water.
Try to leave your bike with a full tank next time you live it unused for a long time.

Jun 29, 2011 | 2008 Suzuki GSXR1000

2 Answers

Will not go above 4500 revs power loss, overheating.


It sounds as if the engine is running very lean, this can be caused by several things. Firstly the fuel filter you have installed, is it pointing in the correct direction (Fuel in and Fuel out), also is it a high pressure filter? If not remove it. Another thing that causes problems is the fuel pump could have a problem, it is also possible the gauze filter on it is clogged. Next check the fuel you have and make sure it has no water in it, to clear small amounts of water you can get a tank of ethanol, this will mix water and burn it off as you ride (Don't us a big mix E10 should be sufficient) if you don't like the ethanol, empty the tank of ethanol and refill with regular fuel.

Jul 14, 2010 | 2007 Suzuki GSF 1250 Bandit

1 Answer

My GSXR1000 K4 is running rich, smell of fuel. Any ideas? Thanks


Things to check: The air filter. Is it dirty or wet? Also, make sure there's nothing covering the intake to the air filter box. Then, check for sediment or moisture in the float bowls - which can cause the carburetors to overflow. The easiest way to do this is to drain the fuel from the float bowls using the drain screws and see what comes out.. Draining them may cure the problem, for now. If there's dirt, water, or rust in the carbs, then you'll want to check the fuel tank for signs of rust.

Oct 30, 2009 | 2004 Suzuki GSX-R 1000

1 Answer

Not running properly,inconsistant ,revs up and down,and no range.


Could be the fuel - especially if it's been stored for awhile. LOTS of problems with Ethanol now, especially if you have a vented gas tank. The ethanol actually draws water (humidity) through the vent and into the tank... then the water and the ethanol settle to the bottom of the tank with the gas on top. Of course, your fuel pump draws fuel from the bottom of the tank. I use StarTron Enzyme Fuel Treatment, which seems to help.

Mar 27, 2009 | Boating

1 Answer

Lack of power and low revs


Remove and clean the carbs. Remove and clean the fuel petcock water trap then put everything back together. Try the bike now.
If still bad then take it to the shop and ask for a compression check. You may have some burned valves.

Mar 16, 2009 | 2004 Suzuki VL 125 Intruder LC

Not finding what you are looking for?
Motorcycles Logo

Related Topics:

95 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Suzuki Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75807 Answers

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4514 Answers

Ed Nelson
Ed Nelson

Level 2 Expert

149 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...