motor not running

Discussion in 'General Questions' started by john morrow, Sep 12, 2016.

  1. john morrow

    john morrow Member

    Had to replace all my motor mounts after putting motor back on bike it will not run now. It's getting file and I have good comparison and everything the spark plug has spay. I need help.
     

  2. crassius

    crassius Well-Known Member

    maybe when moving motor, all fuel from carb drained into bottom of motor
     
  3. zippinaround

    zippinaround Active Member

    Try what crass is says remove sparkplug and turn engine for a bit , if not that check tightness of everything after being removed drilled etc things can loosen
     
  4. john morrow

    john morrow Member

    Thanks for the info I will give it a try tomorrow and report what happens.
     
  5. jaguar

    jaguar Well-Known Member

    when the 3 essentials are there sometimes you need a long push start or try starting it downhill.
    then once it's running you can get a better idea of what's wrong (too lean from an air leak or obstruction in the jet, too rich from faulty float bowl valve or air filter clogged, or if its popping then there's bad sealing at head/cylinder juncture)
     
  6. john morrow

    john morrow Member

    Thanks once I get the bike running I will re-post the problem.
     
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