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by Eric
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: Intermittent issue, runs on one cylinder-1986 XV700
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Re: Intermittent issue, runs on one cylinder-1986 XV700

Thanks for the article.
Coils replaced for 50 dollars did the trick. I have a headache from reading the whole article. Lol but thank you.
by Eric
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: Intermittent issue, runs on one cylinder-1986 XV700
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Re: Intermittent issue, runs on one cylinder-1986 XV700

Replaced both coils. This was my issue 50 dollars Amazon. Happy, Happy, Happy.
by Eric
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: One cylinder solved
Replies: 1
Views: 341

One cylinder solved

Replaced both coils. This was my issue 50 dollars Amazon. Happy, Happy, Happy. :D
by Eric
Tue Jul 02, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: Intermittent issue, runs on one cylinder-1986 XV700
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Intermittent issue, runs on one cylinder-1986 XV700

Good evening, So went for a cruise 30 mi to Yamaha in Dalton GA. Test ride a bike there. Then 45 min later I fire my virago up and she runs on one cylinder for about 30 seconds. Then dies at the light. Re start and still running on one cylinder. Then cleared up and ran strong the remainder of the ri...
by Eric
Sun Jun 23, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV1100
Topic: 1995 XV1100 stumbling, failing at low RPM and popping [PROBLEM SOLVED]
Replies: 18
Views: 2398

Re: 1995 XV1100 stumbling, failing at low RPM and popping

Hope you get it all squared away man. I found it easier to just loosen those bolts (intake manifold) the ones that are hard to get to. The intake boot is slotted. Just loosen and turn the carbs clockwise. With a little jiggling should come off the intake boot. That is the way I did it. 1986 vx700. H...
by Eric
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: 1986 XV700 Factory Jets stock all the way bike
Replies: 8
Views: 948

Re: 1986 XV700 Factory Jets stock all the way bike

Hey Joe is the rear cylinder number one? Thanks Eric Vx700 1986 Eric, Yes, the Rear cylinder is Number One, for valve adjustments etc. and gets the larger 134 jet. Glad to hear that that fixed your backfiring issue. thanks man. Just synced the carbs . They were close @4500 . It has been rainy here ...
by Eric
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: 1986 XV700 Factory Jets stock all the way bike
Replies: 8
Views: 948

Re: 1986 XV700 Factory Jets stock all the way bike

Just finished re jetting and I'm happy. 134 rear and 128 front.
No backfiring now! Just need to check the synchronization. Friend is bringing a guage to work tomorrow. Thank you again for the link and the advice.
Eric
by Eric
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV700
Topic: 1986 XV700 Factory Jets stock all the way bike
Replies: 8
Views: 948

Re: 1986 XV700 Factory Jets stock all the way bike

Hey Joe is the rear cylinder number one? Thanks Eric
Vx700 1986