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DJ Stage 1 Jet Kit - Smaller Main Jet ??

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Why the biggest main jet of the DJ Stage 1 Jet Kit is #136, while the OEM of my S is #142.5 ? The plug reading is quite white, which means it is running lean (with 3x3 and Akrapovic full system). I ran the DJ kit for 4 weeks, not notice any gain over the OEM carb setting. My S seized in yesterday, found out to be caused by a broken EX valve. Not sure if it is related to the lean mixture, or it is just a valve defect. :thumbsup:

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Normally the DJ kit for the S is only good for the needle if done with the 3x3. You also have to purchase a 25 pilot jet.

DJ kit setting for S with stock carb and 3x3:

142.5 main (stock)

25 pilot (purchased separately)

4th clip on DJ needle

DJ spring

The valves on the DRZ are a weak link. I have RHC valves because of this. Sorry to hear about your motor. Good luck with the rebuild. Post questions if you need help with the motor, there are a lot of people that know the DRZ engine on this forum.

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Thank you very much for your advise. I'll try to order the pilot jet as per your advise. Can you please suggest a website for the purchase as my country doesn't have this kind of thing.

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Pilot jet for the stock S carb is very common most good bike shops will have it, I would suggest taking it out of the carb and going to one. I know the TT store ships overseas and they will have the jet, shipping may be expensive but I don't know.

The valves you can get from http://www.ronhamp.com/ but again I don't know about the shipping. They are probably worth what ever shipping you have to pay. He has a kit for the DRZ, valves and springs. If you can call him I would, if not I think there is an email address on his site.

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