Carb issue

Maintenance, repair, troubleshooting, etc.
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Martyn41
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Motorcycles Owned Currently: 1997 XJ600S Diversion

Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:16 am

I have just had a mechanic strip and clean my Carbs...
He is sure they have never been striped before...
Although the Diaphrams are fine, he says 2 of the needles are badly worn.
Looking on line, I can find the Diaphrams complete with needles but not
the needles ...separately
Does anyone know where I can get them ? Or if some from another model will fit ? Or have some good ones from a set with knackered diaphrams
Thanks
Martin

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radare
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Motorcycles Owned Currently: '92 XJR600, '92 Seca II
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Fri Jul 21, 2017 12:42 pm

No clue for the Divy carbs, sorry. You'll need to find a way to get the P/N's for the Euro bikes (we got different carbs in the US). You might also have to go used and look for a set without significant wear. Here's some on Ebay that look alright to me:

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Yamaha-XJ600- ... Sw-itXvjLn

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Motorcycles Owned Currently: 92 Yamaha Seca 2,05 Suzuki GSF650,07 Raider150

Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:50 am

just curious if you do know which year your xj600 is from and from which country?perhaps this megazip website can help?it has at least an Europe xj600s part number and from a few countries including France, Germany and Spain..it is also list by year..

https://www.megazip.net/zapchasti-dlya- ... &year=1992

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