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  1. Mechanical and Technical
    Hey all, I recently picked up an 07 ZX6R with 3000 miles on it (some guy was letting it rot in his garage) so I did a once over on it replaced fuel oil coolant ETC. and it rode great but about a month ago now when I was taking my old lady for a ride I lost power when I accelerated it had no get...
  2. The ZX6R
    My bike is a 03 zx6r B1h It has had this problem for about 6 months now and I can't understand why. I have owned the bike for 5 years and it have always been perfect. Basically, when the bike is cold, any temperature below 70 degrees (ish), and in any gear. As soon as you open up the throttle...
  3. Mechanical and Technical
    Hi everyone, I recently acquired a 2001 zx6r J1. Initially the bike ran fine, I have put about 500 miles on it since I got it. One day, out of the blue, started the bike and the exhaust sounded really low pitched like a v twin. The bike ran but would not go over about 10,000 rpm's. All I...
  4. Mechanical and Technical
    My ZX6R F1 has been laid up for a year or so and took a while to start after putting new fuel in. It back fires through the exhaust and would only tick over with the tick over wound right up. I have had the carbs cleaned and set up in line with the service manual and the bike is even more...
  5. Mechanical and Technical
    I recently bought a 2001 zx6r and got a good deal on it,however it sat in the rain for a bit and when I stuck the key into the gas tank it got stuck and broke in half. I got impatient and tryed hot wiring it before I was able to retrieve the lodgd half of the key to have it locksmithed. I now...
  6. Mechanical and Technical
    First off, I'm a newbie and have noticed a lot of vets getting pissy about people asking questions that have already been answered on this site, and I'm just letting you know, I've spent 2 brain-racking hours trying to find an answer already. So if you dont have anything nice to say, FUCK OFF...
  7. Mechanical and Technical
    Hey everyone hopefully someone knows what could have gone wrong. So i just bought my 98 zx6r and it was running terrible at idle (would not stay steady and would die sometimes) but ran great when you open it up. so i did a carb sync by ear and eye since i cant afford a vaccuum gauge at this time...
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