Thanks for the replies all,
My bad yes I changed the pilots to 17.5 as it feels like not enough fueling at 1/4 throttle so thought I’d give it a try (no change)
Mains are 92.5 front, 95 rear
Needle moved up or down I can’t remember to richen up the mid range
I did piss about with the air/fuel screws to try and determine if they would help…[Read more]
I’m looking for help with my 2016 comet that I’m quickly running out of patience with.
Ever since I bought it (2nd hand) it’s had an issue with 1/4 throttle bog/hesitation, this happens when slowing down and getting back on the throttle for say a corner, also straight line speed, again slowing down for say a junction and back on the…[Read more]
Sorry it took so long for an update, thanks again for all the above suggestions.
All fixed, below is what was required.
Carb had a sticky choke valve so was drawing more fuel than it was meant to, fixed and still running like crap.
Pilot jets 1 size up
Main jets 92.5 front, 95 rear
Moved needle 1 slot for mid range for more fuel.
Tested over…[Read more]
Hi all, sorry if this isn’t the right place, i was having a look at the shop and was considering picking up some new coils and an uprated reg rec, my question is how can the regulator be plug and play, wouldn’t the connections and or wiring layout have changed over the years? Thanks all.
Thanks again for the quick reply,
I’ll give the coils a check at the weekend.
As for the plugs i swapped them out when i bought the bike along with a new filter, will need to check the colour now.
Bikes done 3k since new and unfortunately i have no history in terms of previous issues, it’s had difficulty since i got it.
I did notice the…[Read more]
Thanks very much for your detailed reply, unfortunately almost everything on your list has been checked with the exception of the coils (both cylinders/plugs) are firing however i will check for a weak spark.
You mention the lines could be dirty which is something i didnt think about however after i gave the carb a good clean it…[Read more]
Just joined and looking for a little help, i recently picked up a GT125 and it has some running probs.
Year 2016 carby with full black widow exhaust system
Trouble starting when hot or cold no matter if the choke is on or off.
Up to 1/4 throttle the bike splutters and has no power almost to the point of cutting out, open throttle…[Read more]