Question about 2000 Yamaha YZF-R1
Four things make a bike not fire: poor fuel delivery, fuel pump or clogged fitler or jets; spark- coils going bad, compression problem, or low battery voltage, 12.5v nominal.. bikes will start with 12.2v though. if your bike will pushstart and then sputters, it might just be the battery. try a trickle charge for about 8 hours, if it runs good, then you know its the battery. Everytime i've had this problem i changed the battery and it worked fine, except on one occasion...one of my pickup coils was fried! if you have a carburated bike, i would recomend pouring in half can of seafoam into 3 gallons fuel and pushstart it.check for a glogged fuel filter in fact take it out and clean it and pour seafoam directly in the filter and into the main fuel line.it might sputter for a will because its cleaning out the jets! ride it for at least a good 20 miles to work it though the system. also have you check your fuel pump fuse?
Posted on Mar 20, 2011
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 12, 2015 | Motorcycles
Mar 16, 2013 | 1988 Yamaha XV 535 Virago DX
Mar 14, 2011 | 1994 Mazda 929
Apr 24, 2010 | 1989 kawasaki ZXR 400
Feb 23, 2010 | 1992 Suzuki GSX-R 600
Nov 11, 2009 | RTO Pit Bikes
Aug 31, 2009 | 2000 Borile B 500 CR
Mar 14, 2009 | 2002 Yamaha TT-R 125 L
228 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: