Suzuki 800 Intruder Club & Forum
Welcome to suzuki800 Intruder forum

A UK Site Dedicated To The Suzuki C800, VL800, VX800, VZ800, VS800, C50, M50, Intruder / Boulevard / Marauder.

You will need to register before all the area's become visible, before doing so please enter & read the first thread in the Introductory area

It will only take a minute to register & it would be great to have you on board
This is a free to access and use site.

Suzuki 800 Intruder Club & Forum

A UK Site Dedicated To The Suzuki C800, VL800, VX800, M800, VZ800, VS800, C50, M50 Model Intruder / Boulevard / Marauder
 
HomePublicationsRegisterLog in

Share | 
 

 Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
jlink0424
Prospect
avatar


PostSubject: Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems   Mon Aug 26, 2013 8:11 am

Hello, I have a '90 Intruder 750 and am having issues with lagging in fourth and fifth gear at high speeds; especially with wind or inclines. This feels like a jetting problem that I am not getting the correct air to fuel mixture. I am also experiencing poor gas mileage not to mention reduced top speed. Any help is appreciated. 
-J
Back to top Go down
captain crash
Mentally Deficient lunatic ..... & ..... Site Moderator
avatar


PostSubject: Re: Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems   Mon Aug 26, 2013 9:54 am

Hi jason do you have the stock gearining on still ?
Back to top Go down
a4ebh
Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems   Mon Aug 26, 2013 10:10 am

Hmmm.... sounds like shes running too rich Jason. Take her in for a tune up. Best performance is on the lean edge. Back her up to a fence or wall and give it a rev or two... does it leave sooty marks? if so, too much fuel.
Back to top Go down
fat intruder
Very Valued VIP Member
avatar


PostSubject: Re: Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems   Tue Aug 27, 2013 11:01 am

if its running that rich you will smell it if you stand at the back of the bike
just starting with the basic start list to find problem when did it last have a new air filter and plugs do you use the choke when starting it when you push the choke back in does it go back in proper (cable) is your tank clean inside (no rust) has a bit of crap got in the carbs or may of bin a bit of shity petrol have a go with silkylene (not sure if thats spelt right) used it on my bike great stuff you put some in your tank top up tank with petrol then ride it till you need to fill up go's through your carbs cleens them runs through the engine cleening and coating bits worked a treet on my bike use once go through a few tanks of petrol then do it again but dont use it more than that just good to in small doses twice should be enough but not twice in a row when i get back home (friday)i'll put the proper name up you so can check it out
Back to top Go down
jlink0424
Prospect
avatar


PostSubject: Re: Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems   Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:48 pm

Thanks for the feedback. It does seem like it is running too rich. I have the day off Sunday and will be peaking into the situation using the comments. I will get back with you all with what I find, thanks!
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems   

Back to top Go down
 
Fifth and fourth gear lagging problems
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Thumbs up for Danbury! and the forum
» gear box problems
» Fourth Gear is slipping out [5Gear MT 4AFE]
» 97 l67 Trans Problems
» 2nd gear shifting issues

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Suzuki 800 Intruder Club & Forum :: The Garage :: Engine, Gears & clutch Maintanance-
Jump to:  
Slide Show
A random selection of suzuki800.com member bikes.
Latest topics
» Hello from under down under
by TasVL800 Today at 10:45 am

» 4 degree advance
by OldManYam Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:32 pm

» Powder coat wheels
by hawktheslayer Sat Aug 19, 2017 6:49 pm

» Hello from Sweden
by simbo Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:12 pm

» fuel guage probs
by goshhub Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:02 pm

» Great Site!
by peardrop3 Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:42 am

» xhaust mod or not
by Bluesman Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:17 pm

» My 2004 VZ800 with batwing fairing
by Rob Reimer Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:21 pm

» Hi From Fife
by simbo Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:11 pm

» GMan Bushing
by superdane Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:52 pm

» * Not Lowers But Uppers, Gaining Ride Height *
by simbo Sun Aug 13, 2017 9:17 pm

» VZ800 (2006) single seat conversion
by Trodat Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:56 pm

» o2 elimination or not
by simbo Fri Aug 11, 2017 4:25 pm

» Pillion Backrest
by peardrop3 Tue Aug 08, 2017 3:37 pm

» want to swap the secundary gear transmission of vx 800 with VS 1400
by ardie Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:47 pm

» anybody ever thought to switch to belt-drive primary-drive?!
by Twojobmick Sun Aug 06, 2017 6:04 pm

» Rejetting Help
by SkidzHD Sat Aug 05, 2017 10:43 pm

» the ratio of the primary drive (transmission) of the Intruder 1400
by peardrop3 Thu Aug 03, 2017 2:28 pm

» the biggest rear tire / rim that fits on VX 800
by sayhello Tue Aug 01, 2017 8:46 pm

» Trunk box fitted to M50
by ardie Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:38 pm

Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password