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A two wheeled motorized vehicle with a cylinder volume less than 50cc

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Scooter stalls when idle

I have a 1995 Yamaha Zuma sports scooter. It's a 2-stroke 50cc. Approx. 13,000km. It hadn't been used in probably more than 10 years. I recently cleaned out the carburetor and put fresh fuel and oil ...
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Scooter with CVT transmission has intermittent jerkiness at low speed

I have a 2016 Sym Symphony ST 125cc automatic scooter which I bought second-hand from eBay a few months back. Having never previously owned a scooter I decided to get it serviced by a Sym approved ...
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Two-stroke engine seizing at full throttle

I have an odd problem with a 50 cc air-cooled two-stroke scooter engine that keeps locking up at full throttle, then freeing up again. I just bought the bike second hand with a new belt needed ...
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50cc Scooter only runs when manually choking air intake

I bought a 50cc Yamaha Zuma off of craigslist, and it's had some aftermarket parts put on it (exhaust, 70cc big bore kit, new carb). I cleaned the carb and converted the throttle to a one cable set-up ...
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Scooter doesn't start and makes ticking noise

My Piaggio Xevo 400 scooter does not start, and makes this ticking sound. It this perhaps a starting motor or an immobilizer problem? I have charged the battery. Video
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SH honda 125cc 2015

I'm seeking to upgrade to new bike, SH Honda 125cc, but i was wondering if anyone has idea or experience with this bike ? such as common issues ?
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Scooter Speedo Drive Repair

The speedo drive housing has sheared at some point on my 125cc Peugeot scooter, and no longer has anything from stopping it spinning 360 degrees apart from friction. It doesn't spin freely when I ride ...
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WOLF RX-50 Scooter problems

I got a brand new moped I bought, it is the WOLF RX-50 2018 White Version. It is a 4 stroke 50cc engine. My problems started happening at around 300 miles. It used to just lose all power when driving ...
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Is the crankcase gasket really necessary

I opened the crankcase of my scooter (PGO PMX Naked) to have a look at the clutch, and there was a gasket between case and cover. It looks like some type of cardboard material, extremely thin. Since ...
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Why is there a leak seems at the rim of wheel

There is a leak at the rim of wheel for my scooter Suzuki swish The more it rides the more it seems
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Pisa 150cc scooter

My scooter doesnt want to start anymore, i bought a new plug and checked the carburetor and tried to start it but it seems like my battery has no power, so I charged it but it still did the same thing ...
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My scooter died yesterday on my way home from work

I recently bought a 125cc Honda scooter. I was driving home yesterday when it suddenly just cut out. Now it only starts if I keep the throttle open. The moment I let the go of the throttle it dies ...
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Scooter shutting down after letting of full throttle

So i have Aprilia Leonardo 125 and i have this weird problem with it. It starts normally and i drive it for as long as i want on half throttle or for a shot period of time on full throttle, but if ...
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Why might I lose power when I open the gas too quickly?

My 1990 Honda Super Cub has a problem that seems to occur mostly after it gets wet. Sitting in neutral, if I slowly open the gas it will reach full revs easily, but if I twist straight to full ...
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110cc scooter sputters under acceleration. Resetting ECU a temporary fix

This is driving my crazy. The dealership is just throwing parts at it. First time, they hooked it up to a little cylinder which has a guage and is connected to pressurized air and connects to the fuel ...
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Trouble Starting Scooter after Replacing Carbeurator

Background Recently my scooter was having trouble getting up to full speed and was jerking slightly, but only when I gave it a lot of gas or going above around 35 miles an hour. After some research, ...
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Got a Yamaha MBK 100cc scooter the problem

Yamaha MBK 100cc starting problem turn the key no lights on the dash no electric start but it will start off kick start but still no light none ov them
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Electric stand up scooter repair of foam filled solid tire

Vehicle: eco reco L5+ stand up electric scooter, max spd 20mph https://ecorecoscooter.com/product/l5/ Tire picked up a 3/4" long sheet metal screw. Now as the picture shows, there's a solid foam-...
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Fuel gauge not working on 50cc moped

I recently bought a second hand 50cc moped, and the fuel gauge always reads empty. I assumed that it was the float sensor that was at fault, so I bought a new one. I connected the new sensor but the ...
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Tires always spins 49cc motor

Just bought this scooter and in order for it to start the back tire has to be off the ground and it keeps spinning and once the tire hits the ground it shuts off
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Why does my scooter (scooty streak) stop running?

I had this problem a while ago and it only occurred very rarely and I mean extremely rarely, I just had my scooter patched up because there was some problem with the engine. Now after I got it ...
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TVS Jupiter starting trouble

I had bought TVS Jupiter 4 years back (2014). It was good until last year. The big problem I am facing now is morning start if I do not start scooter even for one day, the next day I will have to ...
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Increasing dead stroke of a hydraulic hand brake

This is a weird thing to want to do, but I want to know if there is a way to increase the dead stroke of a hydraulic handbrake for an electric moped. The dead stroke is the initial part of the lever ...
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Scooter 49cc trouble starting at morning

I was wondering why my scooter (Aprilia 49cc) is having trouble with starting at morning, To make this easy to understand : - I only have one shot with start bottom, first attempt, my scooter start, ...
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Engine won't start without throttle-help when warm

My scooter won't start by using the kick start when warm, without help by twisting the throttle-handle a bit (at the same time as using the kick start). By "warm" I mean it's been stored in a room ...
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Why does my Honda Activa 4G handle vibrate a lot at low speed?

I bought an Activa 4G in January 2018, the vibrations started after 120kms. My 1st service was at 350kms(I did not use much). after the service the vibrations was not there. but after 650kms the ...
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I keep feeling my tyre has punctured

Often while riding my scooter I get a feel that my rear tyre has gone flat as I experience sudden loss of pick up and can sense the engine is working hard and poor handling(all sort of signs of a flat ...
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Scooter's stop lights not working

My scooter's stop lights have stopped working when I apply brakes, however tail light still works. I checked for a loose connection but all seems ok. It's a Honda activa
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Necessity of checking valve-clearance on 1 cylinder GY6

Engine-valves usually get tighter as they're used. The symptoms of engine-valves that are too tight, are as follows: Bad fuel economy Difficult to start Stalling idle The manual for my scooter ...
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How to change oil in Aprilia Atlantic 500?

I am about to change oil in my Aprilia Atlantic 500. I don't have a manual (BTW I am looking for one). How do I change oil?
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2008 Honda Lead SCV 100 Running Issues

my gf has recently been having problems with her scooter, in that it stopped working, almost as if there was no fuel or spark. I drained the fuel, tested the diaphragm operation, put in fresh fuel, ...
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Sticky front brake

My front brake lever will not return back and stick to the depressed position even after I release the brake lever.This is happening from past one week after I washed my scoot
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Engine oil change interval difference

I know of 2 fully automatic scooters(Honda activa and Hero Pleasure) produced by 2 different manufacturers which use exactly the same engine produced by honda but their recommended oil grade and oil ...
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Fuel meter strange behaviour

Every morning fuel meter of my scooter shows reduction in my fuel level from previous night fuel level.Initially i thought it could be some leakage issue I have analysed this but there seems to be no ...
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Yb50qt-5 choking out

2015 Yiban Delray cuts out when giving more than 1/8 throttle. I changed the plug and fuel filter and gas cap, but it still does it. I can get to about 7 mph before it dies out. Sometimes, it runs ...
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DipStick shows upper limit even before recommended amount of oil is poured

My Honda activa scooter's manual say to add 800 ml of engine oil when the strainer screen is cleaned.I have drained all the oil and cleaned the strainer screen. I bought 800 ml pack of manufacture's ...
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Two wheeler front suspension

My two wheeler's front suspension seems to be disloyal it does not absorb the pot holes it is supposed to instead it pass it on to my hands which ends up vibrating my entire body.What is the diagnosis ...
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How to determine scooter wiring polarity without tools?

I have a scooter with the battery disconnected for the winter. I have no experience with this, and I forgot how the wiring were before. I tried to look online, almost every place said there should be ...
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Why does my Honda Activa handle vibrate a lot at low speed?

I ride a 2014 make Honda Activa. I have maintained it well, give it an engine oil change as per maintenance schedule, and ride it very decently. I do not have any other complaints from the Honda, ...
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2 Stroke 70CC Scooter Engine

I own a scooter which I blew the engine in Dec 2016. I since replaced the defective parts in it and it now runs great aside of one thing: Bottom end of the throttle is slugish (I'll elaborate) It ...
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Delay in starting scooter due to loose brake connection

To start my 125cc Chinese scooter, I first need to hold down the right brake. While trying to do this, I almost always have to first play around with the right brake to position it in a way which will ...
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Kymco people 50 vacumn hose (s) diagram

Used scooter has all of the hoses disconnected. One Inlet on the carb, one on the intake manifold. A small junction canister with 6 inlets is under the oil tank. Can't seem to find a diagram anywhere....
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Jumping solenoid to start scooter

My 125cc Chinese scooter doesn't start with the electric start button. However, when I short the two starter solenoid poles together, the scooter starts fine. I replaced the solenoid itself, but the ...
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scooter won't start at all

I have a 50cc fly scooter2008 I changed the choke, gas, plug I get spark fuel to the carb but not the plug, when I block the air intake I can get it to run only while I keep my hand
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I have Vespa sxl 150 scooter.It behaves strange while giving aceleration

It may sound funny but i found this after several days. While moving towards west the scooter works well and easily reaches 100 km/hr. But when moving towards east the scooter never go above 85 ...
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VIP future champion gas moped (carb)

I have a moped talking, and on the carburetor there are usually two hoses, right? Because currently mine only has one coming from the carburetor, and the line is going to the gas tank. However, I do ...
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Changing Carburetor

I am using Vespa P 150 x.It has a is 150 cc engine. The fuel average is not too much good.Some one told me that for batter fuel millage there is a option that I may change my original Vespa ...
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CVT Belt Repair Problem on my '08 Qlink Legacy 250cc Scooter

I was riding my 2008 Qlink Legacy the other day. There was a pop and the bike lost power to the rear wheel. The CVT belt broke. There was nothing peculiar about the ride until the point when it ...
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repair air intake and exhaust and gas lines on a 2013 china yy50cc qt-6 scooter

I am having difficulty identifying where my vacuum and fuel lines terminate on the carburetor and various other components of this vehicle after disassembly. Can someone assist me with a visual aid ...
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Bike is not starting after 1-2 days of sitting idle

My bike is an Activa 3G. It is a one month old bike. I use the bike only once in 2-3 days or sometimes alternate days. So it will be in an unmoved condition for 2-3 days wholly and sometimes 1 day ...