Bike only getting power on high rpm

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Bike only getting power on high rpm

#1 Unread post by Svajus » Thu Apr 01, 2021 12:52 pm

I ride a 2005 derbi senda, it has a 70cc airsal engine and a 12,5 mm carb and it only gets normal power at higher rpm. I can go about 60km/h and it sudently starts to scream and gets up to 80-90km/h ir a few seconds, I know that changing a carburator would fix it but is there anything else I can do?

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Re: Bike only getting power on high rpm

#2 Unread post by Miles_Ha11 » Wed Apr 07, 2021 6:41 pm

Try to check your fuel filter this is one of the common reasons why you are experiencing this problem.

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Re: Bike only getting power on high rpm

#3 Unread post by KayBur » Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:24 am

I recommend cleaning the fuel filter and changing the fuel used. If it contaminates motorcycle parts, then it is clearly not suitable for use.

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Re: Bike only getting power on high rpm

#4 Unread post by Svajus » Thu Apr 08, 2021 2:28 pm

KayBur wrote:
Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:24 am
I recommend cleaning the fuel filter and changing the fuel used. If it contaminates motorcycle parts, then it is clearly not suitable for use.
The fuel is good, i mix it up myself, but what does fuel have to do with a bike getting a lot of power at mid rpm?

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