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Yamahar6 secondary injectors code show 40

Not sure what your talking about - 2000 R6's had carb's. The first year for a fuel injected R6 was 2003.
12/26/2023 3:44:07 PM • 2000 Yamaha... • Answered on Dec 26, 2023
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I have a 2002 Kawasaki Mean Streak 1500 I'm customizing it can the rectifier be moved so it's not just hanging there.

Absolutely, the rectifier on your Kawasaki Mean Streak 1500 can be repositioned during a customization project. The rectifier is a crucial part of the motorcycle's electrical system, converting alternating current (AC) from the stator into direct current (DC) to charge the battery and power the bike's electrical components. While relocating the rectifier, it's important to consider a few key factors:
  1. Space and Mounting: Assess the available space on the motorcycle to find a suitable location for the rectifier. Ensure that the new position allows for proper mounting and secure attachment without interfering with other components or the bike's functionality.
  2. Heat Dissipation: The rectifier generates heat during operation, so it's essential to relocate it to an area with adequate airflow for cooling. Mounting it in a well-ventilated area helps prevent overheating issues.
  3. Wiring and Connections: When moving the rectifier, ensure that the wiring can be appropriately rerouted to reach its new location. Take care to maintain proper electrical connections and ensure a secure, stable wiring setup.
  4. Protection: Consider adding protective measures, such as shields or guards, to safeguard the relocated rectifier from road debris, water, or other potential hazards.
Modifying the placement of the rectifier may require custom brackets, mounts, or fabrication work to secure it in the desired location. It's crucial to execute the relocation carefully, maintaining proper electrical connections and ensuring the rectifier's safety and functionality. If you're not confident in performing these modifications yourself, consulting a professional motorcycle mechanic or technician with experience in customizations can be highly beneficial. They can offer guidance, expertise, and ensure that the modifications are carried out safely and effectively.
12/23/2023 9:33:25 PM • kawasaki... • Answered on Dec 23, 2023
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TVS Victor GLX which size bearing fits the front wheel axle?

The one that fits the space! The existing one has numbers on it and those numbers are inside and outside diameter and width. Or take the wheel and the axle to a machine shop. Or just buy the bearing! https://www.google.com/search?q=LCD+for+Ecco+32+inch ..
12/23/2023 6:00:33 AM • TVS Victor GLX... • Answered on Dec 23, 2023
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2001 Yamaha YZ250F. What would make the valve cover gasket blow out the half circle on a 01 yz250f?

Question edited for clarity, and add maker, toss in some CAPS. Question moved to model category. Mating surfaces not flat and true. Reinstalled without a new gasket. Under torqued or unevenly torqued. No gasket goo used. https://www.google.com/search?q=2001+Yamaha+YZ250F+valve+cover+gasket+leak ..
12/23/2023 5:40:49 AM • Yamaha YZ 250 F... • Answered on Dec 23, 2023
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2004 Yamaha V Star Silverado. I have one with a broke gear, I would like to sell it but not sure what price would be fair to ask. Can you suggest a price margin please and thank you?

Question edited for clarity and add maker. Question moved to make model category. Kelly's Blue Book. Low end of the scale, about 3 grand https://www.google.com/search?q=2004+yamaha+v+star+1100+value ..
12/23/2023 3:58:59 AM • 2004 Yamaha V... • Answered on Dec 23, 2023
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Where is the serial number ?

There are 2 numbers. One is the frame number or VIN. It is located on the right side of the steering head. The other is engine manufacturers number and is cast in the engine case. Look first on the right side behind the cylinder but anywhere on the crankcase now a days is fair game
12/22/2023 6:56:12 PM • 2003 Yamaha TT-R... • Answered on Dec 22, 2023
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Yamaha Mio 125 MX. Why is my Mio MX 125 carb not starting?

Question edited for a lot more clarity, add maker. Question moved to Yamaha Motorcycle. Unlikely to be a carburetor problem as this appears to be fuel injected! https://www.google.com/search?q=Yamaha+Mio+125+MX+no+start ..
12/22/2023 6:35:38 AM • Yamaha... • Answered on Dec 22, 2023
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Piaggio X9 Evolution 250. It is not letting fuel into bowl of carburetor. Any clues any please?

Question edited for a lot more clarity, and spelling of carburetor. Question moved from Garden to model category. The float in the bottom of the carb is likely stuck. Try tapping the bowl at the base with the handle of a screwdriver. Also make sure fuel is flowing to it, fuel in the tank, fuel tap open. https://www.google.com/search?q=piaggio+x9+250+clean+carburetor
12/22/2023 6:23:24 AM • 2007 Piaggio X9... • Answered on Dec 22, 2023
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Bypass immobilizer on 2007 Suzuki R6

You can't, the computerized system is in place to stop exactly what you are trying to do, Steal the bike without the correct credentials. You can't reprogram or over-ride the computer. You need a bike electrician.
12/20/2023 3:33:40 AM • Suzuki... • Answered on Dec 20, 2023
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Yamaha XT125X - I have just changed the fuel valve and put petrol in the tank. Now the engine won't start and the fuel light is on all of the time? Any ideas anyone please?

Make sure the fuel is getting to the valve and passing through it. Possible blockage in fuel line or in the tank.
12/20/2023 2:34:36 AM • Yamaha... • Answered on Dec 20, 2023
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I need a repair manual for 1986 Suzuki cavalcade gv1400

https://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&type=E210US1494G0&p=repair+manual+for+1986+Suzuki+cavalcade+gv1400
12/18/2023 11:26:19 PM • Suzuki... • Answered on Dec 18, 2023
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2009 Honda ST1300 will not start

If a 2009 Honda ST1300 won't start, check the battery, ignition system, and fuel delivery. Ensure the kill switch is off, and the motorcycle is in neutral. If issues persist, consult a mechanic.
12/18/2023 1:00:16 PM • 2009 Honda... • Answered on Dec 18, 2023
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How to remove front side panel on 2014 Victory Vision Tour@

To remove the front side panel on a 2014 Victory Vision Tour, locate and unscrew the bolts securing the panel. Gently pry the panel away, being cautious not to damage it
12/18/2023 12:56:54 PM • 2014 Victory... • Answered on Dec 18, 2023
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1976 Harley-Davidson FXE Super Glide. Complete wiring schematic for 1976 Super Glide FXE please?

Question edited for clarity and add maker. Question moved from Cars and Trucks category. Check out the link https://www.google.com/search?q=1976+Harley-Davidson+FXE+Super+Glide.+Complete+wiring+schematic Manuals

Harley-Davidson

Rat Bike Service https://www.ratbikeservice.com > dwnld > 1970... PDF The maintenance and repair information in this manual applies to the 1970 through early 1978 (up to January 1, 1978 production) Electra Glide/Super Glide Models. 251 pages

1978-80 FL/FLH - FX/FXE/FXEF/FXS Service Manual

Rat Bike Service https://www.ratbikeservice.com > dwnld > 1978... PDF The Information in this manual applies to the 1978 to 1980 FL/FLH/FX/FXE/FXLF/FXS. Models manufactured after January 1, 1976. COPYRIGHT 1980 BY HARLEY-DAVIDSON ... 184 pages

Harley Davidson FLH Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Repair ...

eBay https://www.ebay.com > Harley-Davidson-FLH-Harley... Get the best deals on Harley Davidson FLH Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Repair Manuals & Literature when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. ..
12/16/2023 7:46:29 PM • Harley Davidson... • Answered on Dec 16, 2023
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