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Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-16-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By DiverRay
Because the centerstand is for parking. The frame...

Because the centerstand is for parking. The frame WILL crack at the mounting points if you transport on a centerstand. Frame is designed to take the loads through the axles, not the center of the...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-16-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By DiverRay
Even if you don't have a chock, just put the...

Even if you don't have a chock, just put the front wheel against the front of the bed and pull the bike into it. I usually start with the bike on the side stand, put the left strap on loose, then...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-15-2018, 11:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By DiverRay
The correct plug is a bp6es, no "R"! If you run...

The correct plug is a bp6es, no "R"! If you run the "R" plugs, you should pull the resistor from the plug caps. The "R" is to keep radio interference down, but it will reduce the spark energy.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-15-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 596
Posted By DiverRay
The other thing to try is when you have the...

The other thing to try is when you have the handle tied down, use something to tap on the upper brake line. Start from the caliper and work your way up. This should allow the small air bubbles to...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-15-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By DiverRay
You probably just need to loosen the triple clamp...

You probably just need to loosen the triple clamp bolts, axle, and fender bolts. Then align the forks and handlebars and work your way down tightening again.
Transporting a bike you should NEVER...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-13-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
NO! Head gasket should go on dry. The only thing...

NO! Head gasket should go on dry. The only thing I would EVER put on a head gasket is copper seal, and that would be for a water cooled engine to keep the threat of leaks down.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-12-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 391
Posted By DiverRay
If I remember correctly, the FJ crank rotates one...

If I remember correctly, the FJ crank rotates one direction, and the XS is the other direction. The pickup is on the Left side on both engines, so no, it probably would not work.
Main reason most...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-11-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 596
Posted By DiverRay
Once you have brake fluid at the banjo bolt, you...

Once you have brake fluid at the banjo bolt, you are good. Just install and tighten the bolt, and then go back to the video for bleeding the brakes. Do not worry about the pressure at that point. The...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-11-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 596
Posted By DiverRay
If you rebuilt the master, yes you ARE missing...

If you rebuilt the master, yes you ARE missing something! You needed to "prime" the master by bench bleeding BEFORE putting it on the bike. This is something you need to do anytime a master has been...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-11-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
I can send the 270 I've got. send a pm with...

I can send the 270 I've got. send a pm with address.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-09-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By DiverRay
The Jardines don't have a cross over tube. The...

The Jardines don't have a cross over tube. The instructions are showing removal of the "stock" system before the installation of the Jardine. And, if you remove the long studs and install shorter...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-09-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
Just checked my box. Sorry but I only have 1 270....

Just checked my box. Sorry but I only have 1 270. Everything else is 260 down or 285 up.:(
Forum: Members Lounge 07-07-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By DiverRay
The fairing is PLASTIC. Fiberglass does NOT...

The fairing is PLASTIC. Fiberglass does NOT adhere to the plastic.(DAMHIKIJN)
Get the glue for the black pipe, and a small bit of the pipe. Shave the pipe into small bits with a surfoarm file. This...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-06-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
That is correct. The valves TIGHTEN UP as they...

That is correct. The valves TIGHTEN UP as they wear! Set all the valves to the LARGEST value, .15mm Intake and .20mm Exhaust. And, just to be SURE I would check them one more time before putting the...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-06-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,999
Posted By DiverRay
+1 what Marty said! Adjust them so they are on...

+1 what Marty said! Adjust them so they are on the "loose" or open side. Then reset the idle mixture and sync.
3,500RPM seemed to me to work best for shifting. It keep the carbs from going too deep...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-05-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
How many O rings are there? They do NOT go on the...

How many O rings are there? They do NOT go on the valves, that I do know. They may be for the later engine with the YICS system, but I'm not sure as I've not worked on one.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-05-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By DiverRay
Leave the jetting alone for now. See how it runs,...

Leave the jetting alone for now. See how it runs, and adjust if you need to later. At most, you MAY need to go up one size on the mains.
DO re-sync the carbs, though. You will need to adjust the...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-03-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
With 13K on the odo, they probably don't need...

With 13K on the odo, they probably don't need much. If you go to 1/16", you are in need of a new valve. 1/8" you would have a valve that is about 5mm too small in diameter!:eek:
If you feel the need...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-03-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,607
Posted By DiverRay
Unless you have over 75K miles on the engine, I...

Unless you have over 75K miles on the engine, I would NOT remove the barrels.
With the head off, and BEFORE you do anything to it, flip it upside down and put a little LIGHT oil into each combustion...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-02-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By DiverRay
did you just break the top part, or is it broken...

did you just break the top part, or is it broken into the threads? if it's the top part, don't worry about it. If the threads are damaged, it's almost easier to find another carb body to replace it....
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-02-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By DiverRay
Factory polished then clear coated some, rest is...

Factory polished then clear coated some, rest is either paint or clear coat as well. That is why you see the yellowing on some of the parts. probably best to soda blast and clear coat to get another...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-30-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 754
Posted By DiverRay
Mike, I may have a unit in the garage. pm me...

Mike,
I may have a unit in the garage. pm me with an address and I can send it to you so you can test with a different unit. If it works, just catch me when you sell the bike. If not, at least it's...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-29-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By DiverRay
No. because with CL you can print out the add and...

No. because with CL you can print out the add and say " I just bought it" and " I don't have the title, just a bill of sale". Been done, but mostly in the South.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-29-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By DiverRay
it is possible for someone to see the tag, and go...

it is possible for someone to see the tag, and go out of state and get "new" tags for "their" vehicle. It has been done...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-29-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By DiverRay
No, they usually stop me for drinking coffee and...

No, they usually stop me for drinking coffee and texting at 85mph in a school zone, on the bike.:eek::D:D
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