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Old 02-26-2012, 12:25 PM   #1
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YB 125 will not start

hello, so my yamaha YB 125 just will not start no matter what . it has spark , any ideas what should i try. thanks
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Old 02-26-2012, 03:26 PM   #2
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In addition to spark it needs compression and decent fuel. Fresh fuel works wonders if it sat for extended time.

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Old 02-26-2012, 04:56 PM   #3
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How long has the bike been sitting ?? how old is the fuel, the new fuel is not good especialy if it has ethinol
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Old 02-26-2012, 05:21 PM   #4
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poke a small guitar string through the pilot for me...

the most valuable bike i own hasn't run in 20 years...
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Old 02-26-2012, 06:23 PM   #5
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Compression spark and fuel. Old gas sucks!
Where can we get the good old stuff
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