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Forum: Northeast (and Eastern Canada) 09-26-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,748
Posted By 79XS11F
That's correct, I have my own unit. It's just big...

That's correct, I have my own unit. It's just big enough for a carb body which is all I really use it for.
Rob
Forum: Members Lounge 09-17-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,258
Posted By 79XS11F
WOW, it looks like this thread went sideways LOL....

WOW, it looks like this thread went sideways LOL. Thanks for posting this info. This was all I wanted. With a magnifying glass I can see this mark even if not fully embossed on some of the jets.
Rob
Forum: Members Lounge 09-17-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,646
Posted By 79XS11F
This is why I have my 11 in as close to factory...

This is why I have my 11 in as close to factory condition as is possible along with a few other old pristine condition bikes in my garage.
Rob
Forum: Members Lounge 09-17-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,646
Posted By 79XS11F
It's about time. Rob

It's about time.

Rob
Forum: Members Lounge 09-16-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,258
Posted By 79XS11F
Thanks for the info but it is not the sizes I...

Thanks for the info but it is not the sizes I need. What I need is to know how to tell the difference between genuine Mikuni jets / parts and after market jets / parts.
I have 8 pilot jets here all...
Forum: Members Lounge 09-16-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,258
Posted By 79XS11F
Mikuni marking

What markings if any are found on genuine Mikuni jets. How do I know which ones are genuine Mikuni jets?
Rob
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-12-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
I may fully disassemble the carbs and ultra sonic...

I may fully disassemble the carbs and ultra sonic clean them with lacquer thinner but I need to research that first to make sure I am not making a bomb in my garage. I could of course run the...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-12-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
They are inconsistent at best with #2 looking the...

They are inconsistent at best with #2 looking the richest. I'm going to grab new plugs today and put the color tune plugs in her to see what's up
Rob
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-12-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
I went for a run around the outskirts of the city...

I went for a run around the outskirts of the city yesterday evening after dark and the bike runs pretty good but still needs some work as she is running rather rich. She sounds like a bike with a...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-09-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
Just in from a quick around the neighborhood test...

Just in from a quick around the neighborhood test run that includes speeds up to 120 KM/HR and she is running pretty good. Still the occasional miss but she is for sure running rich. I can hear her...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-09-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,001
Posted By 79XS11F
They do need to be striped first with a strong...

They do need to be striped first with a strong paint striper like the aircraft paint remover. then polish as necessary and re-coat with an appropriate clear coat or polishing will become part of...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-08-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,001
Posted By 79XS11F
English custom polish It's the best polishing...

English custom polish
It's the best polishing product I have ever used. I did my restored bike with it and wouldn't even bother looking at other products now. This 3 part kit melted oxidation away...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-07-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
The issue has been found, corrected and the bike...

The issue has been found, corrected and the bike is idling pretty good with the carb sync done. There's still an occasion back fire as compared to a miss and I will look into that when the season is...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-07-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
I knew they are peened but I was under the...

I knew they are peened but I was under the impression that they could be loosened just not removed without cutting the heads ends off.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-05-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
Yeah I know they are different. I will ether have...

Yeah I know they are different. I will ether have to go out and buy a JIS driver or find my best fit Philips and grind the tip down a bit. They are always shallower then true Philips and I really...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-05-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
That's what I did but the action is still heavy...

That's what I did but the action is still heavy but should be very light. After oiling the shaft the butterfly fully closes so it must have been sticky when the bench snyc was done. If this carb...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-05-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
It looks like the action on the butterfly valve...

It looks like the action on the butterfly valve in this #2 carb is what I would call heavy compared to the other 3 carbs. With the other 3 the butterfly valves snap closed and the action is very...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-05-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
I was going to do that but those screws are...

I was going to do that but those screws are extremely tight and there's no reason to believe that the shaft position has changed. If the sticking is related to dryness between the shaft and the carb...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-04-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
I hit the shafts from inside the mouths with 3...

I hit the shafts from inside the mouths with 3 and 1 oil. It's pretty light. Suitable for sewing machines and it seems to have done the job.
I will be very pleased if this proves to be the root of...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-04-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
OK, how about ONCE AND FOR THIS FALL LOL LOL ...

OK, how about ONCE AND FOR THIS FALL LOL LOL

Rob
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-04-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
The Update

So I installed the carbs this afternoon and nothing. The engine wouldn't even fire up. Dialed up the idle and got her to start but she would jump right to 6 to 7 K. Numerous attempts to sort that out...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-29-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
Are these from parts and more by chance? Rob

Are these from parts and more by chance?
Rob
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-29-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
Okay, so I have the 3 ohm accel coils in place...

Okay, so I have the 3 ohm accel coils in place with all wiring connections good and tight including the plug leads at the coils and the plugs. Ballast resister is bypassed. The miss is still there...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-29-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
These Accel Coils I have are 3 ohm. I will put...

These Accel Coils I have are 3 ohm. I will put them on the bike again. So, with these 3 ohm coils I want to remove the Balast resister?
Rob
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-29-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,261
Posted By 79XS11F
Coil Test Results

I just carried out the resistance tests of the coils and this is what I got using a digital multi meter:

With the meter set to 200 ohms (the lowest setting on the dial) the primary results are:...
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