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Forum: New Member Introductions   08-14-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By bigbadbass
a vague descrip, so general stuff... pump, pump...

a vague descrip, so general stuff... pump, pump connections, pump clogging, pump piping, pump filter, pump relay, any/all associated throttle body wiring, loose fuse (i know, but check regardless),...
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-22-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
you earlier reported missing hoses...have you...

you earlier reported missing hoses...have you accounted for their need or function, identifying each in the service manual?
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-22-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
Compression? But you posted it starts when fuel...

Compression? But you posted it starts when fuel introduced into that barb, correct?

How many miles on this bike?
Forum: New Member Introductions   07-22-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 94
Posted By bigbadbass
^ agreed, the FI light is indicative your bike is...

^ agreed, the FI light is indicative your bike is trying to tell you something. No service manual to guide you step by step? Most bikes are able to assist in service mode....revealing the fault.
...
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-17-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
Lightbulb how can you report "FI's spraying" and also...

how can you report "FI's spraying" and also report the bike only running when fuel is manually sprayed into that barb?

Something not adding up here.

Ok, so specifically what manual are you...
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-17-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
can you explain these missing hoses you report?...

can you explain these missing hoses you report? Did YOU remove them, or a previous owner?

In any event, its obvious... hands have been in the throttle body/fuel system...you've got a manual, you...
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-15-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
I'd get the airbox back on and retry........you...

I'd get the airbox back on and retry........you are reporting fuel, air and spark, and answer "not a problem" for every possibility I've brought up.

Aside from the reported neglect, did you do...
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-15-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
how old is the fuel?

how old is the fuel?
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   07-14-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
stator? What prompts you to look at the stator in...

stator? What prompts you to look at the stator in midst of an obvious fuel system issue?

I'd urge you to get into your service manual section on fuel pump diagnosis...your answer will be found...
Forum: 2009-2012 ZX-6R   07-03-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By bigbadbass
this a charging system fault...either stator,...

this a charging system fault...either stator, voltage regulator or both or in associated wiring. Output tests should be detailed in a service manual, either Haynes or factory. Also check all...
Forum: Two Wheeled Discussion   06-25-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 625
Posted By bigbadbass
Long term disuse and uncovered outdoor...

Long term disuse and uncovered outdoor storage.....a quick death knell for any motorcycle. Verbal abuse is due the offender who allowed this transgression.

You post you replaced the fuel pump...
Forum: Z750, Z800, Z1000   06-16-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 137
Posted By bigbadbass
doing an oil/filter change I suggest to prime the...

doing an oil/filter change I suggest to prime the oil filter...fill it on the bench slowly, carefully ....let it sit a couple minutes ...it'll suck the first fill of oil right into the...
Forum: New Member Introductions   06-13-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By bigbadbass
lawn guyland here...do i know you from 500 forum?...

lawn guyland here...do i know you from 500 forum? you recognize my avatar?

Rode with a couple of fella's from Brooklyn and another from Queens just this past Sunday.
Forum: New Member Introductions   06-11-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 79
Posted By bigbadbass
what borough, area, town you in? NYC? Long...

what borough, area, town you in? NYC? Long Island? Upstate?
Forum: New Member Introductions   05-20-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 273
Posted By bigbadbass
pics of your Gen 1 please?

pics of your Gen 1 please?
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-21-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By bigbadbass
I'll suggest using a factory service manual to...

I'll suggest using a factory service manual to properly aid you with FI diagnostics. First check for any stored codes, then follow the manual for specific diagnostic steps pertaining to starting...
Forum: Ninja 650R, ER6   04-16-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By bigbadbass
when shifting/braking keep your sneakers off the...

when shifting/braking keep your sneakers off the header pipes! :smile2:
Forum: Suspension and Tire Tech   04-08-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By bigbadbass
^ yar

^ yar
Forum: Ninja 650R, ER6   04-04-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By bigbadbass
Oil seal behind the front sprocket leaking?...

Oil seal behind the front sprocket leaking? Mixing in with chain lube? Effects of a slight leak, lube, heat, gravity and airflow creating migration?

Take a look behind the sprocket cover, I would.
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-24-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By bigbadbass
very possible a deeper issue within the...

very possible a deeper issue within the carbs...impossible to nail down via keyboard diagnosis.....need to do a visual review.

After your find of 3 pilot screws set to just 1/4 turn....very...
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-23-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By bigbadbass
3 at 1/4 turn? was someone in those carbs before...

3 at 1/4 turn? was someone in those carbs before you? Sounds like someone possibly compensating for a rich condition.

Provided you've got original sized pilot jets, I'd go 1 1/2 to 2 turn...
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-17-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By bigbadbass
still have the original vacuum type kickin'...

still have the original vacuum type kickin' around?

I've got a couple of ideas, need to confirm some dimensions...can you PM me?
Forum: Ninja 650R, ER6   03-07-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By bigbadbass
3-4 months= asap? LOL Ok, as nauroticdax...

3-4 months= asap? LOL Ok, as nauroticdax states a loose connection somewhere. I'd suggest to prioritize...be methodical .....start at battery connections and leads. Any/all frame grounding...
Forum: ZZR600 & ZX-6R Old School   03-01-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 387
Posted By bigbadbass
^ bingo excellent bpe ! even easier using...

^ bingo excellent bpe !

even easier using metric string, btw LOL :grin2:
Forum: ZZR600 & ZX-6R Old School   03-01-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By bigbadbass
Good advise bpe. Its actually ESSENTIAL that OP...

Good advise bpe. Its actually ESSENTIAL that OP read the applicable sections in the service manual, digest what is entailed and needed PRIOR to jumping in.

Doing so with no reference material...
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