Questions tagged [cdi]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
1 answer
84 views

MB 320 CDi L, can we use Idemitsu 0W20?

At the dealership they recommended 0W30 from Idemitsu Kosan. I have cartons of 0W20 which I use on our other Honda cars. I’ve never tried it on our S Class, what damage if any will be caused to this ...
Lawyer Aidroos's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
211 views

Racing CDI installation on Kymco Sento 50cc scooter

I recently purchased a performance kit from J and J, with carb, air filter coil and racing CDI. When I put the new CDI in, it blew the fuses. Replaced the fuses, tried again, same result. Had to put ...
priceguitar's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
65 views

motorcycle sputters and temporarily dies

Recently, my motorcycle (2008 Ducati Hypermotard 1100) has been temporarily dying while riding it, usually on the lower RPMs of the lower gears. I thought it was the heat, but today in the rain it ...
Walrus the Cat's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
1k views

Scooter CDI with variable rev limiter - can it damage ignition?

I want to limit a delivery scooter with a variable CDI to 45 km/h (which can be unlimited by use of a remote). The dealer said such a limiter wears out the ignition and it's more likely to break. Is ...
Wouter's user avatar
  • 1
1 vote
1 answer
2k views

Mercedes-Benz W203 C220 CDI doesn't accelerates as it should

First of all, sorry for my English. I have a Mercedes W203 C220 CDI (first model 2001) and when I run the car in the morning or when I get back from work in the afternoon (after a few hours without ...
edisonmecaj's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
3k views

Converting Motorcycle From Traditional Distributor to CDI Ignition System

I have a 1985 Honda CG125. The ignition uses contact points, I plan to convert it to CDI. Nowadays, it is difficult to buy contact points and is troublesome to maintain them. What will I need to ...
Lim Hock Chai's user avatar
3 votes
4 answers
11k views

What role does CDI unit play in limiting the revs?

I've a Honda CG 125 (Pakistan version Euro 2) and on stock it goes to 105 KMPH max (could be 110) but that's the reading from the stock meter. I've recently installed a local CDI unit (which according ...
R T's user avatar
  • 285
1 vote
1 answer
45k views

What is difference between stock CDI and racing CDI in a 4 stroke motorcycle?

The mechanic told me that stock CDI has a limit after certain speed but the local one has none hence increase in speed. While searching for that I came across this keyword of Racing CDI and become ...
R T's user avatar
  • 285