All this changes made the bike 25 kg 55lbs. This roller tends to break off on the 96 and up models taking the boss and a large chunk of the frame with it. Sell or buy used bikes? Be aware that you can remove too much material, and possibly weaken the pipe's weld to the flange. Through the years it kept being produced and ridden by people all around the world, without major changes. Click on the image for larger format.
The 40 mm Mikuni Carb gives smooth power flow. Click on the image for larger format. If you wait too long, the bearing will be ruined and you will need to go through the tedious task of removing the forks and steering head, driving off the lower bearing, and replacing both bearings and races. Rather, it's a much improved and refined version of the sohc, air-cooled Single that powered past models. Seat Height: 885845 mm 34. Before you buy this bike, you should view the list of Compare technical specs. The norm is for the gasket to leak after time.
This model also saw improvements in the exhaust system, a smaller tank and 8 kg weight reduction. Alternate seat height: 890 mm 35. Rake: 61 degrees Trail: 120 mm 4. While strong and progressive, the brake faded and was smoking hot yes, smoking! The fix requires removing the engine cover, appling threadlock and re-tightening the screws. There's less tendency for the bike to pitch around oh its suspension, too, giving a greater feeling of control. The exhaust system was enlarged for better low-rev torque and the rear suspension was improved.
If you are planning on doing a valve adjustment crack the plug loose the night before. Click on the image for larger format. This should not be taken lightly. Loosen them when the engine is at full operating temperature! It is held in place by two screws. The appearence of the bikes are quite different but they shared the same mechanics. The latter helped reduce the bike's wheelbase to 58.
The exhaust pipe is made of stainless steel painted black to stop rusting. The changes, among with other refinements, made it possible to give the model 8 kg 17, 6 lbs. If a leak does develop, it is often no more than a slight weep, and many owners just live with it. Stock tire sizes are on the front, and on the rear. Click on the image for larger format. Crankcase dimensions are thinned, thanks to the use of a single gear-driven counterbalances The cylinder head, with its pent-roof combustion chamber, narrower valve angle, larger intake valves and smaller sparkplugs, is more compact.
Click on the image for larger format. Then it's channeled through an external line that branches off to the crankshaft and transmission. The 21 inch front tire gives good directional control on gravel roads but is still fine for fast riding on sealed roads with the standard tires. There is one possible warning sign. Allowed to cool, the brake worked fine again on the street with no indication of warping. Click on the image for larger format. The only changes made between 1992 and 1995 were purely cosmetical.
Valve clearance adjustment must be checked and adjusted, 1 at the time of periodic inspection, 2 when the valve mechanism is serviced, and 3 when the camshaft is disturbed by removing it for servicing. You are also welcome to read and submit motorcycle reviews. Also check out our at Bikez. You can list all and also sign up for e-mail notification when such bikes are advertised in the future. The triple clamps, steering stem, rear suspension linkage and engine-mounting components are aluminum, as is the inch shorter box-section swingarm.
At the header flange, where the exhaust pipe meets the cylinder head, is often. Some surging during steady-state cruising is apparent, though. Ground Clearance: 265225 mm 10. There are very rare instances where these screws have backed out and fallen into the engine. Some quaking prevails off idle, but otherwise, it's mostly smooth going right up to maximum rpm. The rear disc brake features a lightweight drilled rotor and two piston calipers.