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  1. 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions
    Gents: I’m taking things apart today as I prepare to send my cylinder and head to Eagle Mike, I noticed there is a small fuel strainer inside the fuel hose at the carb fitting. Maybe that is supposed to sit inside the fitting and just got stuck inside the fuel hose. At any rate, I didn’t see a...
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    hey guys, i have a klr650 of the 2006. Im looking for improve my throttle response and power so yesterday i have good deal for a 38mm lectron carb. The carb was used on a crf250. Is too small? my engine is oem, its only have a foam air filter and a aftermarket exhaust.
  3. 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods
    Hello Everyone! I'm having issues with cold starting after recent carb cleaning and rebuilding that I hope I can get some help with... Here's the events leading up to this issue. I have a 2007 KLR with 11,660 miles that I haven't ridden in several, or more, months. I've been riding my other...
  4. Other KLR's - 250, 600, Tengai, C Models, KLX...
    After installing a new fuel filter - I noticed fuel will not run into the filter when hooked to the carburetor. Fuel runs out of the tank no problem. I am wondering if I have the fuel lines hooked up correctly: 1. metal connection on top of front of carb is connected to tank gas cap. 2. Grey...
  5. 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions
    Okay gents, I'm stumped. I'm also pretty heartbroken because I thought my bike was in the clear after it rode great for 25 miles. Here are the details: -My 09 KLR has essentially not been started in 4 months. I wasn't planning on it sitting for the whole summer, but couldn't ride it because I...
  6. 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions
    Hello, I live in golden colorado at 6000'. I am set up for supermoto/ mtn roads and canyons. 2008 klr 650 Two brothers valle pipe Airbox drilled Needle shimmed one washer Slide is drilled What jets should I use? How many turns out on air /fuel screw? I'm always down to ride if anyone is in...
  7. 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions
    I had my local Kawasaki dealer install the stage two Jet Kit along with the Lexx MXe muffler. They had a lot of trouble getting it tuned right as the recommended set up per the instructions resulted in flattening out at 6500 rpm. They tried 4 or 5 settings before going back to the stock main jet...
  8. 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods
    Hello all, Sorry if this is an amateur question, but I am having trouble removing the choke cable from the carb. The side of the nut I have to loosen is pressed so close to the carb that I can't seem to fit a common wrench around it to loosen! Also, I cannot use wrench at a right angle, since...
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