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by BCSteve
Mon Aug 05, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV750
Topic: 1983 XV750 Fuel petcocks
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: 1983 XV750 Fuel petcocks

Thanks Joe, I will check out the sites.
by BCSteve
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Yamaha Virago XV750
Topic: 1983 XV750 Fuel petcocks
Replies: 2
Views: 128

1983 XV750 Fuel petcocks

My 1983 750 that i now own, occasionally I notice the slight smell of gas in the garage. Bike fires and runs well and I don’t see a leak, no gas in the engine oil so I’m wondering if the gas petcocks might be an issue, they are original to the bike, is it worth trying to either rebuild or find repla...
by BCSteve
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Park Your Bike Here
Topic: New here, long time rider 1983 XV750
Replies: 5
Views: 232

Re: New here, long time rider 1983 XV750

It’s always a nice ride out that way around the lake. We are fortunate on the island to find many roads to enjoy.
by BCSteve
Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Park Your Bike Here
Topic: New here, long time rider 1983 XV750
Replies: 5
Views: 232

Re: New here, long time rider 1983 XV750

8-) I’m all the way in Duncan, not quite spitting distance to Shawnigan lake. 8-)
by BCSteve
Sun Jul 07, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: Park Your Bike Here
Topic: New here, long time rider 1983 XV750
Replies: 5
Views: 232

New here, long time rider 1983 XV750

Hello from Vancouver Island, I recently bought a 1983 750 Virago. A two owner bike, three now, the fellow I bought it off had it since 1983, garage kept 27600 km’s when I got it three days ago. Been spending time going over the bike and riding on short rides to get a feel for it. Typical noisy start...