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  1. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    The other day, I noticed the dreaded headlight flicker at idle that seems to be the forewarning of rectifier damage if left unchecked. Since the day I bought my bike, it has had occasional surging problems between 3k and 4k rpms, and a very twitchy throttle in the same range. The surging has...
  2. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    my 97 tls is running gutted standard cans and has been fitted with a power commander and been dyno tuned, by a reputable mechanic. yesterday on a ride after a bit of 'heavy acceleration' i dropped back to highway revs in top gear and hte tls started backfiring and surging, after clutching it and...
  3. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So i tried the search and either i did it wrong but oh well ill just ask. SO the bike surges at lower speeds when crusin around town.... And way to smoth this out or is a vtwin thing. this is my first Vtwin and i have been told that is because of the fireing order for the engine? I have a full...
  4. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    1999 TLS 18,000 miles So recently I have noticed a hard shaking/surging in the 2800-3500k RPM range in what feels like every gear. First I attributed it to colder weather, but it still did it on 65 degree F plus days so that was ruled out. I checked to see if my ATRE failed, but it still...
  5. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi guys, Need your help with a problem I am having.... Last week I filled up the tank and went for a ride. After 1/4 of the tank it started to surge (as if it was running out of gas) when I opened up the throttle hard but not if I just rode it steadily. I thought this is weird, maybe a bad...
  6. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have serched this site as well as others regarding the dreaded surge that these bikes seem to have. I have set the tps, ballanced the throttle bodies etc. The surge seems to only be noticable in gears 1-3 at an indicated 3000-4000 rpm. My bike is a 1997 TL 1000 S. All it has on it is Yosh...
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