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by motosmanic
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: Thinking about a rebuild
Replies: 0
Views: 1118

Thinking about a rebuild

Hi, I do have a pretty worn out driveshaft on my XL650L and i'm starting to think about a rebuild (top and bottom) at the same time as i'm tearing all down. Regarding the rebuild, i was wondering if anyone who have done this job has kept any kind of list of the parts which should be replaced? Also w...
by motosmanic
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: XR650L w/Mikuni TM40. Impossible to ride
Replies: 3
Views: 1584

Re: XR650L w/Mikuni TM40. Impossible to ride

I don't know the gap , but mine starts the squirt only slightly after the slide moves. I've got 17.5 pilot and 160 main jets , clip in the middle. Thanks ;) At least now i know that mine was far off on the setting. I guess a baseline of 1mm isn't too bad for me. Regarding my Pilot Jet which is 27.5...
by motosmanic
Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: XR650L w/Mikuni TM40. Impossible to ride
Replies: 3
Views: 1584

Re: XR650L w/Mikuni TM40. Impossible to ride

I have a spesific question to those of you who have the Mikuni TM40 carburetor. Can you check for me the approx gap you have between the accel.pump rod and the lever which operates it when bike is at idle?
by motosmanic
Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: XR650L w/Mikuni TM40. Impossible to ride
Replies: 3
Views: 1584

XR650L w/Mikuni TM40. Impossible to ride

Hi Guys, I've just aquired myself and old XR650L. It has a rather unknown aftermaket exhaust named Krieger which is quite noisy. I've just started to check things on the bike as it runs ok on choke cold, but without it runs too lean. There is a pop in the exhaust once in a while and once this happen...