Motorcycle

Motorcycle questions? Ask a mechanic.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Motorcycle Questions
I have a yamaha v-star 650, 2007 classic. There is a fuel
I have a yamaha v-star 650, 2007 classic. There is a fuel line coming down from under the tank, not sure if it is the overflow line or what. I have had the bike for 2 months and have had no issue with… read more
John Divine
John Divine
Yamaha Parts/ Assy Diploma
91 satisfied customers
My battery was dead tryed jumping it and put the jumper
my battery was dead tryed jumping it and put the jumper cables on back wards now iam geting no power at all … read more
William Kangas
William Kangas
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
30 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 Yamaha V*650 it runs great cold till after a
I have a 2005 Yamaha V*650 it runs great cold till after a couple miles it warms up and then starts running sluggish like it's not switching from cold mode to warmed up mode any help agree greatly app… read more
Wayne S.
Wayne S.
Motorcycle Mechanic
Fully Licensed Motorcycle Mechanic
1,435 satisfied customers
Yamaha v star 650 ( 2005) looses spark after heating up, air
Yamaha v star 650 ( 2005) looses spark after heating up … read more
Kenny O.
Kenny O.
Motorcycle, ATV, Mules, Side by Side's Product Specialist. All Brands
619 satisfied customers
It won't crank over. Changed the battery, checked the fuse
It won't crank over. Changed the battery, checked the fuse box and all were good, but not even the headlight will come on. … read more
Louie
Louie
Senior Technician
Associate Degree
1,518 satisfied customers
I recently picked up a 2007 Yamaha v-star 650 w/7k miles. The bike runs well, but d
Hi, I recently picked up a 2007 Yamaha v-star 650 w/7k miles. The bike runs well, but during last three rides, the engine light comes on after 4-5 miles of cruising. When I kill the engine the check e… read more
Wayne S.
Wayne S.
Motorcycle Mechanic
Fully Licensed Motorcycle Mechanic
1,435 satisfied customers
whats the spark plug gap on a 2007 Yamaha 650 v star? I purchased
whats the spark plug gap on a 2007 Yamaha 650 v star? I purchased this bike about a week ago.it only has 13 miles on it.b4 I bought it it was running.it was parked for about 3 months before I bought n… read more
Louie
Louie
Senior Technician
Associate Degree
1,518 satisfied customers
Star: bike..hose coming..carb..metal nipple just behind the air filter
I have a 2000 Yamaha V-Star 650 that I am trying to prepare to sell for a family member. After several attempts to get it to start, it finally started. Then I noticed a pool of fuel forming underneath… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
1,138 satisfied customers
Lost power to yamaha 1989 fj 1200..30 amp..jump start..pos
lost power to yamaha 1989 fj 1200 repalced 30 amp ignition fuse lost power after jump start accidently touched touched neg battery terminal with pos jump cable lost all power… read more
KKassel
KKassel
OWNER
High School or GED
52 satisfied customers
Yamaha 2007 vstar 650, are there primary gear options
yamaha 2007 vstar 650, are there primary gear options. it has 1.789 is there a 1.44 or 1.38 primary gear pack or somthing else available.… read more
.......
.......
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
211 satisfied customers
star: v..fine until i didnt run it for a couple of months.
I have a 2008 Yamaha v star 650. It was fine until I didnt run it for a couple of months. Now it turns but it wonts start. What can I do??? I want to ride.… read more
Christopher
Christopher
Senior Mechanic & Technician
Factory Training
2,435 satisfied customers
TT: r250 with low miles..Test drive went great...ran the battery dead
Just bought a 2004 Yamaha TT-R250 with low miles. Test drive went great. When I got home and tried to start the engine (which was completely cold by this point) I just ran the battery dead. I charged … read more
Wayne S.
Wayne S.
Motorcycle Mechanic
Fully Licensed Motorcycle Mechanic
1,435 satisfied customers
Star: v..times i am tired of this ,i serviced the bike too same prob
hi pls help me i bought a 2003 v star 650 with 1600 miles i clean the carborater 2 times the prob lem is when i star the bike it takes me 10 times then start ,when it star i warm it up then no prob to… read more
Jeff Policky
Jeff Policky
Motorcycle Mechanic
Yamaha,Suzuki,Polaris Technical Tra
2,452 satisfied customers
Star: What modifications can be made to a 2007 yamaha v
What modifications can be made to a 2007 yamaha v-star 650 custom to get the maximum power out of it?… read more
A.Knight
A.Knight
A Level Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
242 satisfied customers
2006 yamaha v star 650 idles fast when you go to shift gears
2006 yamaha v star 650 idles fast when you go to shift gears but put in neutral and idle comes back down where it should does this after it warms up… read more
Jeff Policky
Jeff Policky
Motorcycle Mechanic
Yamaha,Suzuki,Polaris Technical Tra
2,452 satisfied customers
Classic: V..runs fine..the overflow pipe when it is idling
My 2007 650 Yamaha V-Star Classic sat for approximately 2 months with gas in the carburetor. It started up fine & runs fine, but fuel comes out of the overflow pipe when it is idling. You can pull the… read more
Eric
Eric
technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,573 satisfied customers
1200 miles..only run..I was told that the valves need to be adjusted
I have a 2007 Yamaha 650 with 1200 miles. It will only run with the engine fully choked. I was told that the valves need to be adjusted. If this is true, what are the valve adjustments for this bike?… read more
RAC-Matt
RAC-Matt
Bachelor's Degree
240 satisfied customers
STAR: V..I TURN THE KEY ON FUEL COMES OUT THE OVER FLOW TUBE
HI I 2007 YAMAHA 650 V STAR AND WHEN I TURN THE KEY ON FUEL COMES OUT THE OVER FLOW TUBE .… read more
chopper
chopper
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
50 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Jeff Policky

Jeff Policky

Motorcycle Mechanic

2,452 satisfied customers

Yamaha Gold, Suzuki Gold, Honda Bronze, Polaris Bronze, BRP

TIMOTO

TIMOTO

Motorcycle Mechanic

1,321 satisfied customers

Honda registered technician, silver level award, former Kawasaki/Suzuki tech, 40+ years exp.

Andre Pilon

Andre Pilon

Motorcycle Mechanic

1,055 satisfied customers

Over 25 years experience, ICS, MMI, Owned shop for 12 years, worked tech-support for Harley Davidson

Kenny O.

Kenny O.

Motorcycle, ATV, Mules, Side by Side's Product Specialist. All Brands

619 satisfied customers

Worked for Kawasaki Motors as a Product Support Specialist (Factory Support) for 24 years

asphaltcycles

asphaltcycles

Motorcycle Mechanic

468 satisfied customers

I operate a motorcycle dealership and CCS Ducati Race team.

Glenn Adams II

Glenn Adams II

Motorcycle/ATV Technician

393 satisfied customers

6 years Motorcycle/ATV/Water Craft; 4 years auto; 18 years carpenter

kwiggins29059

kwiggins29059

Motorcycle Mechanic

337 satisfied customers

Experience in Harley Davidson and Triumph

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x