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

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Blue Smoke coming from exhaust of scooter after a month of engine rebuild

Recently i had an oil change and a month ago had my engine half rebuild.But now,Blue smoke is coming from exhaust.I suspected oil leaking inside engine but due to worn out piston but since its ...
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Buddy kick 125 cc

Rode it this morning and all was fine. Got on it this afternoon and it feels unstable like the front end has a bobble?
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GY6 scooter spark plug getting voltage, but no spark?

I have a gy6 scooter that's not getting any spark, but I've done troubleshooting on the whole system (except the stator) and I can't find anything wrong. Every part I've checked from the stator power ...
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GY6 with no spark

I have a GY6 chinese scooter with no spark. I went to get on it one morning and it wouldn't start, I assumed I needed to change the spark plug because I hadn't changed it for about a year. I put in a ...
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How can I get this broken oil drain cover off?

So I have this broken oil drain cover under my GY6 Chinese Scooter I'm pretty sure it's one of these: The head was rounded and I thought it was just a steel bolt that went through a cover so I put ...
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Brand new e-scooter battery indicator always on full

I bought an e-scooter online and the seller pretty much disappeared after the sale. I can live with one of the headlights not working but I find that the battery indicator isn't working either. I ...
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Tomos A3 K Starts but engine has no 'power'

So I recently inherited an old Tomos moped [Model A3K with an Encarwi carb] that has been sitting in a garage for a few years and decided to fix it up as a summer project. I've gotten it to start ...
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Melted spark plug on 50cc scooter

I recently adjusted my valves on my wolf v50 scooter. I put a new cdi box new plugs and took off the air filter box and on a cone filter on it. It ran great then all a sudden it just died as i was ...
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Float doesn’t work Yamaha Vino

I recently wrecked my Yamaha vino and while I’m trying to replace some parts I thought I would fix the fuel gauge (which hasn’t worked since I got the scooter a year ago.) I took the sensor out to ...
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My Two Wheeler scooter - Powers OFF Intermittently while driving

I am using a two wheeler (Petrol/Gasoline vehicle). I haven't driven the vehicle for like 30-40 days. Today I had a trouble turning ON the vehicle. After some tries, I managed to turn it ON ...
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Sparkplug impossible to manually remove

The story is that the Mrs has got a little 2T scooter and managed to tank it up with some naff petrol that probably had ethanol additive or something and was sitting around in the garage for a few ...
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Scooter stalling when idle and warm

I have a 50cc scooter gy6 and it dies when stopping at traffic lights or when idle in general. it has a brand new carburator. Things I have noticed: When it is cold it does not do it that often but ...
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Battery problem in Activa I with in 3 months

Within 3 months Activa I getting battery problem, if Activa not ride for 3 days it's ideal for 3 and more days it's not getting started without kick. It's irritating ,worst scooter . Previously I used ...
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Honda Activa 5g need plenty of kicks even with choke when cold start

I bought Activa 5g a month ago. Since purchase facing cold start issues. My use is very occasional. When I use it regularly, it start with 4-5 kick/self with choke. But when I don't use it for an ...
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Why does my Honda aviator take more than 15 min to kick start?

In the morning, my Honda Aviator scooter takes too much time to kick start and once started then it will start easily the next time in two to three kicks. The electric starter is not working due to a ...
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150cc scooter won't start

Scooter will not start,I went riding 1 day,started fine,parked it,went to ride 2 weeks after and it wouldn't start.I was getting a clicking sound from the starter relay,changed it,changed the starter ,...
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Aerox 155 max rpm dropped to 7000 rpm [duplicate]

Good day everyone, need help with my aerox 155 issue after installing an after market pulley and driveface. Including iridium spark plug. My aerox 155 cannot go beyond 7000 rpm at full throttle. As a ...
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Aerox 155 7k rpm max issue

Good day my Aerox 155 dropped max rpm to 7000 the time I changed my pulley set (rs8 2 angle pulley and drive face). Using my stock pulley the rpm max limit was 8000. I'm using the same fly ball ( dr ...
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Why with the addition of a gy6 50to100ccbbk,44 stroker,20mm cvk carb with 33 pilot and 105 main jets does my gy6 engine still nog down?

Gy6 50 to 100cc Tao Tao atm-a1 50 scooter. I've tried: Going up and down on jet sizes Cleaning carb Replaced carb New pod filter Advance timing 2 degrees New cdl Checked fuel flow from carb Changed ...
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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 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 off 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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