Late last year I got rid of the stock air filter and put on a K&N RA-071V filter. I have noticed that it feels starved for fuel. I run the choke about half way all the time pretty much cold or hot engine, warm or cool weather. I've used the idle mix as much as I can. It runs well but if I shut...
I know there are several posts about this issue but I could not find any with my issue. First off, I have to keep about half Coke when I'm riding so the engine doesn't cut out when I throttle up. Second, when sitting at idle in the driveway, it idles just fine. I took it out for a quick ride...
My push throttle cable broke, so I figured I'd replace both throttle cables and the clutch cable. The choke cable broke at the threaded portion, so I took it off to fix it. I took pictures of the cables for reference.
Throttle cable - Pull
Throttle cable - Push
I have a 2007 Honda Vtx 1300c. I have stock intake and a vance & hines longshot exhaust. It was running great until I installed the jet kit with DJ195 main jet. I followed the directions exactly. After installation, my bike won't idle without the choke on. Do I have the air-fuel screw...
When it is cold, 50 or below, my ride is a beast! I have to use the manual choke for at least the first 30 minutes of riding or it spits and gasps as if I were starving it! What is it about the 1300 that makes it so rough in cold weather? Am I missing something?