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z50r losing compression...new top end???

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when i let my bike sit fora few hours from being ridien it just wont start for about 20 kicks and then takes a while for it to warm up and wont start with the choke on just with the choke off??? would a new plug do it or am i losing compreesion.. its a 95 so i dont know

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Well i would put some new gas in and try a new plug before i do a rebuild thats 4 sure.

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Check your valves, if they are tightening up, you're loosing compression.

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This is the knock off forum. Don't post GOOD HONDA questions here. Post them in the XR/CRF 50/70 forum. That's where HONDA questions go. And about the bike. Put in new gas, adjust the valves, clean the carburetor, replace the spark plug, and go!

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This is the knock off forum.

it's actually the Pit Bike forum, crf's are classified as pitbikes now days.

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So the quality of the bike is some how associated with the capability of these riders to help him out?! Considering how many people here ride Honda 50's I think this was a fine place to post questions.

Take your slander elsewhere, because thats what it is. Maybe I think your 22 year old bike is a piece of crap but I dont throw subliminal jabs at you about it.

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The Honda forum is much more suited for quality bikes.

The 'Honda' section doesn't have a spot for z50s. He posted in the right place. Drop the bias if you're going to stay, if you can't, troll elsewhere.

Back to the thread...

Have you had a chance to play with that motor some more?

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After that, the only thing to do is get new rings and hone the cylinder. The rings are cheap at http://www.bikebandit.com/ and the hone can be found on froogle. That's where I got the parts for my bike. And the Z50r's have the same engine as a CRF50 so a compression question COULD be posted in the CRF50 forum. I just THINK that the people there might have some better information. Any other questions like about swingarms, forks, and graphics could be posted in either forum, or both.

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