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  1. Troubleshooting
    Hi guys, I'm new to the EX-500 and I'm having some trouble with mine. I picked up a 2009 with 25k miles on it that had been sitting for a while. The seller managed to get it running, but it would die below ~1400 RPM. The engine sounded fine given the time it had sat (and it was cold). Brought...
  2. Carburetors
    As the name of this suggests, when I start my bike it idles on choke for a while to warm it up a bit. When on choke if I rev it, it revs up a lot faster and just all around seems to run better o guess. Runs fine off choke, but not as much. Something I should do? I’m skeptical of doing a bunch of...
  3. Modifications & Upgrades
    Hey. Name is Waldo. I am new to motorcycling and the 1997 Kawasaki 500 Is my first motorcycle. In advance I apologize for the lengthy post and dumb questions in advance. That being said I plan on doing my own carb clean on my bike this week any recommended tools I will need that one might not...
  4. Carburetors
    Here’s something I can’t figure out for the life of me I recently removed my carbs and took them apart cleaned and reinstalled everything I did the air box mods and tightened the pilot jets finger tight and let them out 2 (360 turns) and a half (180turn) and reinstalled everything) but now when...
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