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  1. Starting after a few months storage

    KLR & Other Motorcycle Related Discussion
    Well, we got an unusually warm day here in northern PA (50+) so I decided to get the KLR out for a spin after its winter slumber. I think I last rode it in mid-November when I filled the tank and added Stabil, so it probably has sat for 4 months give or take. The battery was on a maintainer so...
  2. Can someone post a photo of their OEM petcock from a KLR C model (year 2000) please

    1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods
    Trying to figure out the leak from my tank/petcock/hose but not sure if the petcock on the bike is oem or not (I bought the bike used and somewhat beaten up). Before I go buying new gaskets/rebuild kits etc I want to make sure I'm buying the right stuff. Somehow the petcock on my C model...
  3. No fuel out of manual petcock

    1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods
    Hi All, I've been battling fuel issues with my KLR. Started when I left it sit too long with gas in the carb. I tilted the carb and sprayed it with carb cleaner, figuring that if I could get it running I'd run some seafoam or something thru it. Sorry, this is a little long. When I tried...
  4. hard starting if it sits a week or longer

    2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions
    I'm new to 2nd gen KLR so I'm stumped - the manual says to shut off petcock when storing, but the petcock is vacuum activated so it's irrelevant - what is relevant is that after a week the carb is dry and Kawasaki didn't put a prime position on the petcock - the dealer said they used to have one...