Motorcycle

Motorcycle questions? Ask a mechanic.

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

Related Motorcycle Questions
I bought a Kawasaki Nomad 1500 2001 it has a Power Command
I bought a Kawasaki Nomad 1500 2001 it has a Power Command III on it. It is running really bad it smells richer than a carbureted bike and I believe it fouled the plugs out. How difficult is it to jus… read more
K. Wiggins
K. Wiggins
ASE Certified Technician
Associate Degree
3,680 satisfied customers
Just bought a 2006 Honda shadow spirit with 837 original
Just bought a 2006 Honda shadow spirit with 837 original miles on it. It does start and run but only with the choke on. Bike has been sitting for quite some time and runs bad. It bogs when riding and … read more
Louie
Louie
Technician
Associate Degree
1,451 satisfied customers
Hi Guys, I have a 2006 soft tail TC, the bike sat for approx.
Hi Guys, I have a 2006 soft tail TC, the bike sat for approx. 9 months, the battery was low charged it up. My first ride of the year the bike started and ran fine, shut it down for approx. 15 minutes … read more
P.J.
P.J.
595 satisfied customers
I have 05 Dyna 12,000 miles. It is stock other than k&n filter
I have 05 Dyna 12,000 miles. It is stock other than k&n filter and screaming eagle 2 into 1 exhaust. The bike has a PC III which is about 16 months old. One day while riding the bike it started runnin… read more
Steve
Steve
I&C technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7,282 satisfied customers
gsxr 1000 k6 keeps cutting..i lay off the throttle backfires alot
hi i have a gsxr 1000 k6 keeps cutting out when i pull up and u can feel it holding back when i lay off the throttle backfires alot to… read more
Christopher
Christopher
Senior Mechanic & Technician
Factory Training
2,435 satisfied customers
20 miles then starts sputtering and acts..fuel filter..cylinders
I have an 06 heritage FLSTI (only year for these) that runs for about 15-20 miles then starts sputtering and acts like it has a plugged fuel filter. I can manage to get it back home without totally di… read more
Andre Pilon
Andre Pilon
Motorcycle Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,032 satisfied customers
Wouldnt start..The bike ran fine the day before..half tank
When I tried to start my bike (2007 streetglide with a Powercommander III) this morning it wouldn't start. The bike ran fine the day before. I have about a half tank of fuel. When I turn the switch to… read more
Steve
Steve
I&C technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7,282 satisfied customers
Star: bike..v..it to idle but dies when i/someone tries to ride it
i just bought this bike (98 v star) from a friend of mine. he had it sitting in his garage for a year. when i tried starting it up fuel was coming out of the over flow line. i got it to idle but dies … read more
Richard
Richard
Senior Mechanic & Technician
2,334 satisfied customers
I have a 96 cbr 600 f3 that I just bought and it ran fine for
I have a 96 cbr 600 f3 that I just bought and it ran fine for about 100 miles. I just put new spark plugs in it when I bought it. It starts and idles just fine and when its in neutral I can rev it as … read more
.......
.......
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
211 satisfied customers
1983 1100 gpz has a bad fuel pump. what aftermarket..equal pump works
1983 1100 gpz has a bad fuel pump. what aftermarket or equal pump works. No replacements available?… read more
Doug E.
Doug E.
Vintage M/C restorer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,485 satisfied customers
Harley..Bike has been sitting over a year..low fuel..mechanically
We bought an 2004 Harley Davdison FLHTI. Bike has been sitting over a year with low fuel level. It seems to be pretty good mechanically. It has 5780 mi. I think there is an injector (Fuel) partically … read more
Steve
Steve
I&C technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7,282 satisfied customers
2001 honda: fuel filter..My bike..crank..run perfectly
where is the fuel filter on a 2001 honda VT 1100 and do you have to take the tank off to get to it? My bike will start and run down the road for fifteen or twenty minutes then it will shut off as if t… read more
Eric
Eric
technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,567 satisfied customers
A problem but wont idle, and stalls when i ride it..bike..winter
i have a 1970 CB 450 that starts without a problem but won't idle, and stalls when i ride it. the gas was las changed in december. the bike was knocked over during the winter. the shifter pierced the … read more
.......
.......
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
211 satisfied customers
my 2006 gsxr1000 sputters at wide open throttle..rpm..bike..runs great
my 2006 gsxr1000 sputters at wide open throttle in 3rd at 7000 rpm. or when i lug out bike in 6th gear it sputter other than that it runs great no codes… read more
A.Knight
A.Knight
A Level Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
242 satisfied customers
1990 suzuki: 10 years how do I drain fluids and tune bike for riding
I just bought a 1990 suzuki rm 80 that has been sitting 10 years how do I drain fluids and tune bike for riding?… read more
Ski Doctor
Ski Doctor
Owner, operator
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
530 satisfied customers
2007 HD dyna..dynojet powercommander dies on decel after freeway run
2007 HD Dyna, with V&H short shots and Dynojet powercommander dies on decel after freeway run… read more
Terry
Terry
Owner South Shore Cycle N.Y.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
198 satisfied customers
My 2007 kawasaki ex650 cuts..idling and killing..dealership
My 2007 Kawasaki EX650 cuts out and now has actually killed while taking off from a stop. I had some issues before with idling and killing and after adjust so it wouldn't kill at the stop it is not cu… read more
Ski Doctor
Ski Doctor
Owner, operator
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
530 satisfied customers
1982 Honda: Magnum..Motorcycle..It will start but is cutting..hill
Have a 1982 Honda Magnum Motorcycle,It will start but is cutting out and will not pull up a hill. It willrun corredtly and then all of a sudden not Ron… read more
Glenn Adams II
Glenn Adams II
Motorcycle/ATV Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
393 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

2,425 satisfied customers

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

Louie

Louie

Technician

1,451 satisfied customers

25+ yrs. experience

TIMOTO

TIMOTO

Motorcycle Mechanic

1,246 satisfied customers

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

Andre Pilon

Andre Pilon

Motorcycle Mechanic

1,032 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

< 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