Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  

2013 twisting throttle to start

Recommended Posts

I have to twist the throttle to start it and no choke . It still takes about 10 kicks . I've tried every technique I've ever used on a 4 stroke . This is the only thing that works . 10 kicks is way too many . Bike is new . Just breaking it in . Fuel screw and idle have been adjusted . Runs good just to hard to start . I have checked the jets for blockage , they are all good . Any ideas ?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I mean twisting it while kicking it . 2 stroke style . After it's warm it's 1st kick . Valves are spot on . If anything maybe a little fat on the pilot . Other than that jetting is pretty good when running .

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Running VP T4 fuel straight so that is good . Ran about 6 gallons through it now . A little better to start but still pretty hard when cold and never can use the choke . Choke off and twist the throttle . When it's warm : hot start , no throttle , 1 kick .

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The 2012 was still carbed I believe,  cranking the throttle should cause fuel to be sprayed from the accelerator pump.   I have an 07WR250,  and an 05 WR450,   I always when cold twist the throttle 3x and use the choke.   If I don't crank the throttle and add the fuel,  then they don't start as easily.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You need to check everything on that carb. AP adjustment to hotstart. Something is out of wack.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Reply with:

Sign in to follow this  

×