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  1. Troubleshooting
    So we are trying to get my 1998 ninja 500r to idle lower. Before it was below 1000 with choke on and would cut out. With choke off it would be 4.5k-5k. We tried the idle screw, clean the carbs, air filter, cleaned spark plug housing. Now it idles at 8k with the Choke off and 1.5k with choke on...
  2. Carburetors
    Good day my fellow motorcycle M.D.'s, I have an issue for you to diagnose! In December 2020 I had my carburetor rebuilt with non-OEM-certified parts (Parts Unlimited 1003-1334). Ever since, I have noticed these problems: 1. Torque at 1/4th throttle is like a light switch. Engine power is...
  3. 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...
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