2001 Banshee guestion - Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups
ATV Lounge Everything ATV - NOT defined in a specific forum below. Hang out with your friends.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of (permalink) Old 02-25-2004, 02:35 PM
Audiowizard
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
2001 Banshee guestion

I just purchased a 2001 Banshee from my friend. I noticed after I let it warm up, the right exhaust spits out more smoke than the left. Is there an adjustment that I can do to the left carb to richen the mixture? It has been sitting since last October so this is the first time it has been run. It has the same gas mixture in it but I am mixing some fresh 93 octane with some MC1 oil to fill the tank back up. The mods are:

Toomey racing pipes
Boyeesen reeds
K&N filters

Any help would be greatly appreciated
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of (permalink) Old 02-25-2004, 08:37 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Posts: 2,439
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
 
Re: 2001 Banshee guestion

if its been sitting that long id clean the carbs up first. one could be gunked up
98Warrior is offline  
post #3 of (permalink) Old 02-25-2004, 11:43 PM
Audiowizard
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: 2001 Banshee guestion

I figured as much on the carbs, It would be a good idea for me to pull the carbs off and apart for cleaning and a rebuild. Thanks for the tip! One thing that I noticed is that the left cylinder will drop in and out but when I pulled a little choke on the carbs, it seemed to run better and stay lit up. Any thoughts on that? I am assuming that there may be some gunk in the fuel bowl that may be causing the left carb to "choke" so to speak and causing it not fire correctly.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of (permalink) Old 03-02-2004, 01:48 PM
Audiowizard
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: 2001 Banshee guestion

Problem fixed! I balanced the carbs and now it is idling well and not acceleration bog!
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome