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Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Experience:  30+ yrs. experience, MMI, HD technician, HD early, engine rebuild/performance, bike builder, kit bike program manager, CCI 2001-2004
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On a 1985 Yamaha Virago the reserve fuel switch is forward

Customer Question

On a 1985 Yamaha Virago the reserve fuel switch is forward or back to start the reserve fuel flow?
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: 1985 Yamaha Virago xv1000
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I only want to know what position the reserve fuel switch is supposed to be in to start fuel flowing from the reserve tank
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: there is nothing else to know
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have not received an answer
Expert:  Steve replied 10 months ago.

sorry for the delay, but your quest JUST appeared on the motorcycle question page.

look at the switch. it should have an arrow that points to ON, RES or OFF.

follow the directions on the switch.


Expert:  Steve replied 9 months ago.

let me know if you need more help.

if not, please leave a POSITIVE RATING.

thank you,