Don't worry about the metal filings in the filter - perfectly normal for the first 1000 miles - (although if you find as much next time, I'd be concerned). Just change the oil and enjoy the ride ......
Completed my service. Found the spk plug and valve settings on a sticker on the chain side swing arm. Removed the seat and tank as it was easy peasy. The chain had stretched a good amount. Lots of play. Moving the adjusting cams one notch almost seemed to tighten it too far. But after a ride it seems just right.
I'm asking because I'm picking up a new 2020 model from the dealer this week and driving it home. Any help would be appreciated. I'm not looking for alternatives to the instructions in the manual, just clarifications of the instructions. Thanks!
When it says 'Avoid prolonged operation above 1/3...
If I would like to go to a oil seal shop or something similar, which size I have to look for inc ase I want these gaskets?
Intake Valve Cover Gasket
Exhaust Valve Cover Gasket
Oil Filter Big Gasket
Oil Filter Small Gasket
Please no OEM parts or similar, I think I have to go there...
2005 died yesterday while cruising at about 60mph. Cranks but will not start.
Felt similar to running out of gas. Plenty of fuel in the tank and carb.
Cleaned the carb. Still cranks no start.
Removed valve covers and everything seemed to move as it should. I lost a tappet lock nut in the intake...
Stock high speed jet for early TW's is #114. Things always looked black, as in an excess of carbon build up so I decided to lean things out and see what happened.
Going to the #112 the TW ran very well. When I took the head off the chamber was covered in black carbon soot and the exhaust...
2013 tw200 headlight stopped working. Both high and low beam do not work. Replace bulb In headlight. Still does not come on. Signal lights work. Stop light works. Highbeam indicator light stays on all the time. Everything else works and runs fine. Frustrated.