Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  

Hissing Noise

Recommended Posts

I just noticed a hissing noise recently and when I put my hand around the exhaust (when the bike is cold and I'm just kicking it over slowly, i would never do this when the bike is hot as you can burn your hand very badly) I could feel a little air. I also noticed that the kickstarter feels a little easier to kick over. It could be that I'm getting used to the bike, but it could also be something else. I just want to hear some opinions. Perhaps this is the autodecomp? I've also heard it could be a stuck ring, however I don't know why a stuck ring would cause for air to leak around the exhaust. Will the ring loosen up if I run it for a bit? The bike runs fine and it's totally possible that I just didn't notice this earlier and the hissing is normal. Thanks for the input.

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  

×
×
  • Create New...