Troubleshooting a gravity and vacuum fuel delivery system always starts with the same two basic items. Is fuel in the tank, and is the fuel filter in good condition?
Use these tips gained from years of experience to make it easier for the technician, ultimately creating a better experience for the customers.
Unfortunately, black boxes often unnecessarily take the blame for mysterious electrical or running condition problems.
Check out this video from the experts at Cyclepedia as they disassemble a Honda TRX90 engine and discuss some ways to deal with stuck nuts and studs on motorcycle and ATV engines.
Cyclepedia takes a look at some of the common wear items in a dirt bike engine.
Carburetors control the amount of air and fuel entering the engine to provide the correct mixture for combustion. To do this over a wide operating range, multiple fuel circuits are employed.
Cyclepedia walks viewers through the steps of removing a Yamaha rocker arm/camshaft in their latest video.
In this video, Cyclepedia shows how to split engine cases using a crank case splitting tool.
The use of liquid cooling is at an all-time high for powersports engines. All modern liquid cooling systems use a pump to circulate the coolant through the system.
The fresher the coolant, the less corrosion will build up in the system, and the more efficiently the cooling system will function.
With the addition of systems such as fuel injection, ABS, fancy diagnostics and so on, there are still some things that have not changed, like drum brakes.
Most motorcycle technicians are far more familiar with servicing forks than shock absorbers. Shock absorbers are a bit mysterious with their pressurized nitrogen gas, and often minimum maintenance requirements.