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Need to find out which type of radial shaft seal I have

I am repairing the coilover of a Yamaha XT600 2kf and I need to replace a radial shaft seal. Unfortunately I have not been able to identify the exact type of seal this is. I have only been able to ...
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Yamaha F40F outboard boat engine continuous alarm when starting

I'm trying to start a very new 2014 Yamaha F40F engine on my dad's boat. The engine was used yesterday by my brother without issues but today it won't start at all, and I get a continuous alarm sound ...
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crankshaft rotation R6

I am performing a valve adjustment, I have been reading the yamaha r6 workshop manual, and it tells me to rotate the crankshaft counterclockwise, by doing this I hear gear sounds that I did not like, ...
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Slipping clutch on my Yahama YZF600R 2002 34,000km

I just bought my Yamaha YZF600r about 2 months ago and at first I noticed first and sec were slipping and last night when I went for a ride I lost all power and had to pull over. Bike will start no ...
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Problem moving gear lever when shifting

I've got a Yamaha TTR 125 LE that is having problems shifting from 2nd to 1st (down shifting). It's kinda like you have to pump brakes on a car.I have to push down on the shifter multiple times for it ...
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1980 yahama idleing issue

I have a 1980 xs1100 yahama , the carbs were rebuilt and synced , so air gas mixture is good to ! But it runs fine when idle is a little higher by twisting the throttle ....but if I stop at a light ...
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Sportbike Throttle Body Out of Sync

I recently purchased a 2017 R6. At around ~450 miles I had the 600 mile maintenance done early because I noticed my bike wasn't shifting as smoothly and the engine wasn't running as smoothly (running ...
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free moving bike in gear

I am using Yamaha FZ. Sometimes in morning, the bike is not start with electric as well as kick start. When i put it in gears and tried to move the bike, it will move like neutral gear. If I move the ...
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No power to my motorcycle

I have a Yamaha YZF600 which was running well. I began to have issues starting and had to jump it a few times, so I replaced the battery. After a couple of weeks I finally got the battery and charged ...
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2008 Yamaha Zuma won’t start

Will not turn over unless I cover the air intake on the carb with my hand. Fuel gets sucked in and it runs until there is no more fuel. It’s not getting fuel by itself.
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Should I replace motor bike entire front braking system?

I own FZ25 motorbike which is 4 years old. I felt front brakes becoming spongy for quite some time now. I bleeded brakes multiple times. Replaced brake levers, brake pads. I even changed brake wire ...
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1987 Yamaha Riva XC125 starts high then falls to low rpms and stalls out slowly after a rough idle

Intro: Hi guys, I wanted to start by letting you all know that I'm new to motorcycles and just vehicle repairs in general and this is my first bike. I believe I have reached the point where my lack of ...
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Yamaha FZS 600 Faser - Losing a cylinder when hot

I recently bought a 1999 Yamaha FZS 600 Fazer. It was absolutely fine on the test ride. Did a couple of other short rides (about 20 mins), also fine. Then today after about 15 mins I lose a cylinder. ...
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2004 Yamaha Outboard 50HP vibrating around half throttle (2700-3100 RPM)

I've recently bought a 2004 Yamaha outboard, specifically a F50 TLRC (four stroke 50HP) and it is generally in good condition, takes a couple key turns on startup but always starts, a little rough on ...
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Yamaha FZ6N idle randomly drops or increases, sometimes even stalls. Problem goes away after switching bike back on

I have a 2004 Yamaha FZ6N and quite some time ago, the idle started randomly dropping below 1000, with sometimes going below 600 and eventually the engine is turned off. i also noticed that when this ...
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Lowering front frame away from the handlebars on 2007 yamaha R6S

I recently bought a 2007 R6S I was wondering if there is a way to lower the front frame so there is a greater separation between the handlebars and the plastic. When I go for a very tight turn the ...
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Sudden disengament of clutch in low rpms

I have bought a new Yamaha MT15, completed 200+ kms in it. But sometimes when I am stuck in traffic, I engage the clutch and gradually let it go but occasionally the clutch dis-engages and I am thrown ...
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Motorcycle(Yamaha Fzs 2014) won't start even with kick after sitting for 4 months

My motorcycle (Yamaha Fzs 2014) has been sitting idle for the last 4 months. Now I can't start my motorcycle even with kick. How do I start my motorcycle?
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Yamaha R6 engine stalling when downshifting

I am using a 2000 Yamaha R6 for this year's track season. Last time I used it I was downshifting from 3rd to 2nd whilst braking at the end of a straight line and the engine stalled locking the wheel (...
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What is this cable hanging down and should it be connected to anything?

I have a Yamaha XJ6N, when I was washing it today I noticed a cable poking out that I've never noticed before. Wondering what it is/if it should be connected to anything:
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problems with starting my motocycle

I have a 1985 Yamaha Maxim XJ750. I'm having problems starting it when it is not above 15 degrees Celsius. It has lots of juice, compression is good, and it turns over fine. It just takes forever ...
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Yamaha FZ6 S2 - dead after key duplication

I've only had my used 08 bike for a week - first bike. It came with only a master key which I used to ride 2 days ago and I left the ignition in lock position. Today I had a copy made in the local ...
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NMAX 2023 not starting but i hear a clicking noise

I was riding it, pulled over for a quick bite and then went back to start it up it would not start, when i press the start button all i hear is a tick noise. I have a video uploaded here: https://www....
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Motorcycle (MT-07) coolant temperature reducing to 60ºC when driving on highway

On the last couple of days I have started noticing that whenever I ride at highway speeds (around 100 kph) the coolant temperature reduces to around 60ºC. If I ride slower it goes back to normal ...
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XJR 1300 2001. Revving high after fixing a throttle stick problem

Rode today after 3 years . New filter and plugs. Reconnected throttle cable after it stuck. But it's still revving really high. Any clues folks ?
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How to make smaller and more controlled acceleration increments on a 2009 Yamaha R6?

When doing really low speed turns in the city road I would really feel more confident if the bike would increase its acceleration beginning from idle in a really slow or controlled way, instead of ...
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I have a 2009 Yamaha YZF-R6s with a R3 engine is it street legal in Alabama

2009 Yamaha yzf-r6s with a r3 engine legal in alabama
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What's the power problem?

2-stroke marine engine (200 Yam) starts and revs just fine out of gear. Put into gear and will only achieve 40kph or so. Old petrol (50:1)? Changed tanks and new fuel - same. Boat hull dirty? A little,...
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I have yamaha mt 15 bs6.My bikes turns off and turns on the digital display when I give ignition and some times doesn't turns on when I give ignition

I have yamaha mt 15 which is not been even a year now now I'm facing serious issues of display going black and turn on again whenever i turn the bike off and some times the bike doesn't turn on when I ...
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No start with no cranking

Yamaha V Star 250, Day one, tested the start, drove the bike and listened to engine sounds. All seemed great! Garage kept with under 400 miles, I am happy and pay with cash. Get the bike out of ...
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Torque for tightening engine bolts

I've ordered Evotech Performance's engine guard (or crash bobbins as they apparently call it in the UK) for my 2020 Yamaha Tracer 700 and want to know the correct torque specification necessary to ...
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Burning smell comes from the engine oil sump area

My motorbike has been suffering from an issue which goes like this . Whenever I drive for a few kilometres a smell comes from the engine oil sump area even if the engine oil is brand new . One year ...
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09 Yamaha 250 V-Star bogs down when throttle is twisted

I just finally got my first bike it's a 2009 Yamaha 250 V-Star. I bought a new carburetor and I have got it running, but when I seem to give it a lot of throttle it starts backfiring and bogs down. I ...
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Yamaha not starting (see video)

Afternoon all, I have a xmax 300 working perfectly until today when it did not start at all, I have sufficient power in the battery, every function working perfectly until I try to start it and it ...
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My motorcycle didn't start yesterday but now it does, why and should I do something about it?

Two days ago my Yamaha FZ25 motorcycle didn't start (it doesn't have a kick starter, only electric starter), I called the dealer's mechanic who after checking if the battery was ok and who knows what ...
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Boring Engine Cylinders

I owned 1978 YAMAHA 175 Enduro (2 stroke) and i had to bore the engine cylinder and now i am using 1.00 piston in it.But i noticed that it's not speeding up above 80,when it reaches 80 it's like ...
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Yamaha YT3600 Erratic Revs

https://i.stack.imgur.com/hDeyq.jpg Could anyone indicate where to look first? I’ve not had much luck. Checked the air filter, fuel lines. It runs smooth when it’s under high load (mower deck on and ...
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2010 Yamaha VStar 250 Won’t Start

I bought a bike on CL a week or so ago and after some fresh gas and a new battery it was running well again. I was reminding myself how to ride when i stalled the engine and lost power. Having trouble ...
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Dirt bike wont start after making pop noise

Went out riding with my old, (but new to me) ttr 250 2003. This bike was in terrible condition then got rebuilt some years later and hadnt been ridden since it was rebuilt 2 years ago. It had been ...
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Yamaha NMAX Won't Start

It has strong battery still. The horn is loud and I have all the lights. It would just click but there's no juice nor rev. What could be wrong?
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FZR 600 not cranking

I have a 94 FZR600 that won't crank. Here are the symptoms. After turning on the ignition switch, all lights come on as expected. When I press the starter button, the headlights dim, and the starter ...
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Where to hook up my carburetor hoses on a 1998 Yamaha Breeze

1998 Yamaha breeze Four wheeler. Where do the carburetor hoses hook up
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I need to erase warning light

Does my 2019 Yamaha smax xc155kr have an obd2 port or is there another way to attach a reader? Locations, please.
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