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  1. Carburettor wires????

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all. I’m building a scrambler / flat tracker from my FMX 650. My standard carb has two sets of electrical connections on it. What are these electrical connections for, what do they do??? I have a Keihen FCR flatslide carb to go on the bike when I’m finished the build but this carb doesn’t...
  2. Wanted: Wanted NX650 Carb Float Bowl

    For Sale / Wanted
    Wanted NX650 Dominator carburettor float bowl in good usable condition please
  3. RD04 Needle jet holder. Which one is with 10 holes?

    Africa Twin
    Hi I have a XRV RD04 1991. Reading all service manuals and visiting all websites in the world, don't clarify which needle jet holder goes where. One have 6 holes - one have 10 holes. My logic tells me, that the one with 10 holes is in carburettor 1, since its jetted a little larger than...
  4. Where do i find my carburettor part number?

    i have bought a xl185s 1980 but am unsure if it has the correct carb on it, some of the fittings dont match the ones in my book? where do i find the part number or how do i tell if it is the correct one?
  5. XL500 Problems

    Hi there, I have an a 1982 xl500s trail bike. Engine has just been rebuilt - starts ok but runs erratically at low revs and gets very hot. It has had new valves, new air cut off valve in carburettor. No air leaks that I can see, carb has been cleaned, jets etc. Running out of ideas, any...
  6. For Sale: XR 600R 1985-87 twin carburettors

    For Sale / Wanted
  7. Info needed on this import bike

    Other Honda
    Hi everyone. I have acquired a Honda CL400 and very pleased with it so far. There is hardly any info available on the web so at the moment I have no manual or even a handbook. The engine is apparently the same as that in a XR400 (or KR400?) so I should be able to service the engine OK. - but the...
  8. 1982 XL500R Carburettor - Major Problem - help please?

    Hi All, I have had a major issue with an XL500R and wonder if anyone can help with info. Trying to start it, the bike backfired and has blown the plastic top off the Keihin Carb. When I look closely I can see that the slider has jammed right at the top of the carb also which means the throttle...
  9. Choke Cable /Connection to Carby

    Dominator / FMX
    Greetings Pommie Dommies from sunny 'Stralia, you must be getting excited at summer biking weather in the offing soon eh!:cool: Have been lurking on here for a while now, lots of good info and a great community, which has helped me in the process of tidying up an old red Dommie, must be old cos...
  10. 96 nx 650 carb diaphragm

    Dominator / FMX
    hi all i have a carburettor diaphragm has split and honda uk say they are know longer available for the nx650 dominator...not what i wanted to here..any idea where i may locate one or can i fit another carb ...thank you in advance for your help mal.
  11. fuel cleaner

    Mechanical Advice
    Dear all, does fuel cleaner give any benefit in carburettor engines? do you guys use any and which brand do you recommend? thanks Reuben
  12. rear cylinder is not working on TA600

    I have a strange problem. I was driving the bike in the City, stopped for 10 minutes and after then when I started the engine I realized only on cylinder is working. Took off the rear cylinder's spark cap, there was spark beetwen the engine and the cap, so it must be some kind of fuel problem...
  13. For Sale: @T Carburettor to Engine Inlet Rubbers

    For Sale / Wanted
    These..bought in error..only out the box for pics..£17 posted. Honda XRV 750 T/V/W RD07 Africa Twin 96-98 Carburettor to Engine Inlet Rubbers Parts at Wemoto - The UK's No.1 On-Line Motorcycle Parts Retailer
  14. Snorkel

    Africa Twin
    I have discovered that the snorkel on my new purchase xrv650 has had a repair in the past around the underside where one of the carburettor hoses attaches. Seems to have been repaired with grey siicon. Wondering if I should repair the repair or source replacement part?? Any idea? Thanks. Davey;)
  15. Fuel pumps

    Africa Twin
    Hi... this may be of interest to some: Reduced prices for Facet pumps. Red Top, Silver Top & Solid State Fuel Pumps I don't know if any of the pumps on offer will be suitable for the @, but it may be worth a punt!
  16. RD07 - Carb serial number?

    Africa Twin
    OK folks, can anyone tell me the carburettor serial number for a UK spec RD07 please? This is the number stamped onto the carbs themselves. Thanks. Edit: I think it should be VP50A? 100% free webcam site! | Awesome chicks and it is absolutely free! | Watch free live sex cam - easy as 1-2-3
  17. RD04 carburettor - Am I missing a part???

    Africa Twin
    Took apart my carbs (1992 RD04) to clean them and a very unpleasant surprise, one of them is missing a part. I don't know what it is, don't see it in microfiche so help please.
  18. Wanted: XL600R RHS Side Panel + airbox-to-carburettor rubbers

    For Sale / Wanted
    The title says it all. I'd be happy to take a pair of side panels if you've got 'em. For an '85 XL600R (RFVC/twin carbs) Thanks :D
  19. Carburettor Service and up-jet

    Africa Twin
    While my carbs are out I was thinking about ordering a service kit from wemoto and also trying some larger jets, I get the feeling the Remus may be leaning things out a bit too much. New jets are fairly easy to fit aren't they? I know the back one is a richer mix due to the lack of cooling...
  20. keihin fcr 40mm flat slide carburettor

    hi folks, just a quick one in the way of advise, has anyone ever fitted a "keihin fcr 40mm flat slide carburettor" on an xr 400, if so how did it improve the bike, and how did you install the throttle position sensor, if at all?