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by Nabzy
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV535
Topic: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed
Replies: 10
Views: 490

Re: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed

Hi the mot is a government check of road worthiness .we need 1every year on vehicles older than 3years unless classed as classic or vintage then they become exempt.
by Nabzy
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV535
Topic: reserve fuel activating
Replies: 3
Views: 611

Re: reserve fuel activating

Ok
This is gonna sound daft but where is this reserve on button .never seen one before. :geek: :ugeek:
by Nabzy
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV535
Topic: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed
Replies: 10
Views: 490

Re: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed

Alright all
Turns out I had sticky float valves, they have been cleaned. Bike has new mot as of sat,still popping and just realised I am missing one baffle.Will this make a big difference to running.
by Nabzy
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV535
Topic: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed
Replies: 10
Views: 490

Re: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed

Cheers mate
Bike was running but started missing ,got progressively worse.plugs are sparking even when swapped coils and power supply wires, so definitely carbs will try cleaning and praying to the gods of ineptitude to give me a break.
by Nabzy
Thu Jun 27, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV535
Topic: Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed
Replies: 10
Views: 490

Only firing on front cylinder XV535 - Closed

Hi all Have a 535 that is only firing on front .checked plugs,swapped coil leads and caps around still firing on front only .noticed the vent pipes if I cover the front one the bike dies however if I blow gently down the rear pipe the rear cylinder kicks in for a short time .any help much appreciated.