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Forum: FJR Central   Yesterday, 10:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,019
Posted By RaYzerman
I'll just say again, one should do at least the...

I'll just say again, one should do at least the first check (whenever you decide). I'll go with SpokaneJim, do ya feel lucky. If you are riding "normally" the valve clearance gets smaller not...
Forum: FJR Parts & Servicing   Yesterday, 09:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By RaYzerman
21 year old hoses on my VFR, looked good, but...

21 year old hoses on my VFR, looked good, but since the thermostat replacement requires extensive teardown you don't want to repeat unless you have to, I put a set of fancy silicone hoses on.
The...
Forum: FJR Central   Yesterday, 09:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,859
Posted By RaYzerman
The MO and AR chip seal roads many say eat tires...

The MO and AR chip seal roads many say eat tires faster than others.... My AR experience didn't find them that bad, and I wasn't taking it easy...
T30/31's by all reports are a very good all...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-13-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By RaYzerman
Occasionally the MAP sensor hose and nipple get...

Occasionally the MAP sensor hose and nipple get clogged up with a waxy substance, so two screws to remove the sensor, clean the hose and nipple on the sensor.


You can access the DiAG codes and...
Forum: FJR Parts & Servicing   08-13-2020, 10:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By RaYzerman
I can change them in my sleep now.... on Gen3...

I can change them in my sleep now.... on Gen3 right side in addition to removing the plastic, you need to unclip the big relay and put it out of your way. Fun stuff.
Forum: FJR Central   08-13-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 1,830
Views: 210,374
Posted By RaYzerman
Cheering here too FastPappy.... when life deals...

Cheering here too FastPappy.... when life deals you lemons, you have to make lemonade!!
Forum: General Chat   08-13-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 758
Posted By RaYzerman
As far as 0-60 times, Gen1 had lower gearing thus...

As far as 0-60 times, Gen1 had lower gearing thus more acceleration, generally considered the fastest off the line. Gen3 got throttle by wire and Euro4 emissions. 2016-up got the 6 speed with...
Forum: FJR Central   08-13-2020, 07:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,859
Posted By RaYzerman
New source that came to my attention..............

New source that came to my attention........... location close to you.
https://revco.ca/
I'm a Pete's customer too.... they can likely get what you want within days, just ask.
Forum: FJR Technical   08-12-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By RaYzerman
Glad you found it.... a bit strange the ECU would...

Glad you found it.... a bit strange the ECU would fail, but strange things happen.
Forum: FJR Parts & Servicing   08-11-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By RaYzerman
Mr. BR, next time just squeeze the lower rad and...

Mr. BR, next time just squeeze the lower rad and water pump hoses.
Forum: FJR Parts & Servicing   08-11-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By RaYzerman
Could be normal depending, but there's only one...

Could be normal depending, but there's only one thing to do..... when cold, remove the rad cap and top it off in case it had a little too much air and didn't suck back enough from the reservoir...
Forum: FJR Central   08-11-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,859
Posted By RaYzerman
I didn't know the socks mattered!!

I didn't know the socks mattered!!
Forum: FJR Technical   08-11-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By RaYzerman
This is the RAM ball with the hole in it for a...

This is the RAM ball with the hole in it for a bolt.... check the threads and length of the bolts they gave you... threads as calboy says...
Forum: FJR Central   08-11-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,859
Posted By RaYzerman
All of those are good..... I hate the tread...

All of those are good..... I hate the tread pattern on the PR4 front, it just begs for cupping/scalloping whatever you want to call it. Z6 usually up there, but a Shinko Raven 09, Angel, Storm, T31...
Forum: General Chat   08-11-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 149
Posted By RaYzerman
The FJR is not an F150... no bus (except in the...

The FJR is not an F150... no bus (except in the starter relay), all individual wires to each fuse for the most part.
Forum: Bikes & Parts For Sale - USA   08-11-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 117
Posted By RaYzerman
I used one of these on my FJR... it holds a lot...

I used one of these on my FJR... it holds a lot of stuff and the "belt" with the side pouches is removable, love side pouches. XS308 if I recall.
Forum: FJR Central   08-11-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 1,830
Views: 210,374
Posted By RaYzerman
Well....... let's take a wee trip back in time...

Well....... let's take a wee trip back in time when the Yamaha SHO engine existed.......
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_SHO_V6_engine
Forum: General Chat   08-11-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 149
Posted By RaYzerman
Fuse taps are very handy, but as Red says, the...

Fuse taps are very handy, but as Red says, the original wire can get over loaded, so the additional circuit should be to a low current application such as a trigger wire for a relay or aux. fuse...
Forum: FJR Parts & Servicing   08-11-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By RaYzerman
Taking fuses out and in once in a while refreshes...

Taking fuses out and in once in a while refreshes the connection....
IF the light comes on or flashes, it has power... next you check brake/clutch switches and wheel sensors. Check for error codes...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-11-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,587
Posted By RaYzerman
Wow, old thread.... Rare for that sensor to go...

Wow, old thread.... Rare for that sensor to go bad, perhaps check the connector first. This code 11 is one of those funky ones where you don't know if it's actually telling you something or not,...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-11-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 630
Posted By RaYzerman
Letting a battery sit for a month or more isn't...

Letting a battery sit for a month or more isn't good without a battery tender hooked up.. the bike has a parasitic draw to keep clocks, etc. powered up. Once a battery gets down to 12.5 volts, it is...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-10-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By RaYzerman
You can tap glove box wire, but why... just go...

You can tap glove box wire, but why... just go with a fuse tap instead. You can upgrade the fuse on glove box to 5 amp, the wire will take that.. I wouldn't go more than that.
GPS and radar...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-10-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 539
Posted By RaYzerman
Will work on the back for sure, front has...

Will work on the back for sure, front has clearance issues to calipers.... have to double check when you install, might need to rotate to clear caliper, if that is even possible (somebody else may...
Forum: FJR Technical   08-10-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,502
Posted By RaYzerman
Has not logged in since original post........

Has not logged in since original post........
Forum: FJR Technical   08-10-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 93
Posted By RaYzerman
2016 slightly different.... 2013 shows a ground...

2016 slightly different.... 2013 shows a ground spider whereas 2016 ground goes to what appears to be a 12-way connector.
Note grips are in series, with left grip connected, you should get power at...
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