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

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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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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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Kymco People 50 vacuum 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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Zongshen Scooter 150cc

I have a 150cc scooter with a 2 month old battery, I have a lot of new parts installed also. The scooter was driving fine but recently it does not want to start with the button, it just swings, then I ...
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Automatic Scooter doesn't start on low fuel/idle

The scooter doesn't start when petrol becomes less than half and idle for more than a week.The self start struggles for minutes, finally kick start works after several kicks.But when petrol is full(&...
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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 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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Should I retard the ignition timing on higher RPM on natural aspirated engine?

I'm confused whether I should advance or retard my scooter ignition timing on higher RPM (> 7000 rpm). When I open the default stock ECU settings, it seems retard the timing excessively on wide-...
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Wolf 49cc One spark at initial crank then nothing

My Wolf 2018 scooter only gives an initial spark when first cranking. Then it cranks and nothing. Turn key off and retry and same thing happens. I changed the cdi box and spark plug wire too.
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2018 tgb tapo (202) engine turns over but won't fire up

tgb tapo rs 50 I have spark and fuel cock seems to work, iv'e also removed carb and cleaned it wondering if i need to remove inlet manifold and check the reeds
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How do I know when to change my spark plug

I ride a Piaggio scooter with a single cylinder engine. Recently I broke down and the engine wouldn't restart. It turned out the spark plug was stuffed. How can I ensure that doesn't happen again?
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Testing automatic choke on a scooter

My Peugeot Speedfight 2 is having trouble starting when cold. I took down the carburetor and cleaned it. The spark plug is also pretty new. I've read that automatic choke can be faulty but I don't ...
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Need tool for "inside-out" nut with wires running through it

I'm tearing down a dead electric scooter, with the intention of salvaging any parts that might be useful as spares for the scooter of the same model that replaced it. However, I've run into a problem ...
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Honda Dylan 125 - dipped beam issue

Any help on this would be very appreciated. Dipped beam turns on when the scooter is turned on. So it doesn’t seem to be a bulb or fuse issue. However, as soon as I start the ignition it turns off. ...
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Gas leaking out of my brand new Icebear scooter

Went for a ride on my icebear scooter. Not even 12miles put on it and parked for the night. This morning gas is leaking out all over. It still starts but can not determine where on the engine it is ...
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Tried everything scooter GY6 50-80cc will not start

Compression is very good, petcock works fine, CDI seams to work (tested with other one as well), have spark, just replace new stator and Narako coil, replaced vacuum hoses, side stand is up, have gas ...
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How to identify a carburetor by measurements

I have looked for {model} carb, I have searched the numbers and letters stamped onto the carb, and I finally resorted to measuring it to just try to find a compatible one based on the size (28mm for ...
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i have a 150cc gy6s chinese scooter my starter clutch went out so i replaced it now all it does is click at the solonoid

i have a 150cc gy6 scooter my starter clutch went out now all it does is click at the solenoid I have also replaced the solenoid and the stator what am I missing?
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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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Vespa Plug,Contact Point and Condenser

For my Vespa P150 x I want to know technically regarding to Plug What should be the color of a healthy plug spark? Mine is a blue red like color. Contact Points How can I check that the points of ...
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Scooter: Motor goes off when accelerating

A friend wants to sell me a scooter for a very cheap price. It is a Chinese model (Qingqi QM125T-10M). Probably a 125cc machine. He tells me that the scooter worked fine and he used it to go to work ...
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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 ...
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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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Scooter clutch plate gets damaged/burn't for a short time

I have an Indian Scooter (Bajaj Chetak) which was bought 15 years ago. For the last few days, the scooter has been witnessing lot of problems. 1. The clutch plate gets damaged and burn't - It ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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I accidentally kept my vehicle Choke ON while riding?

I have Honda Dio 2015 Model. Yesterday, I kept the Choke ON while riding. I wanted to know what are the damages it probably causes to the engine? Does it have any after effects on the engine?
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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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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 ...