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  1. trouble selecting gear, any ideas?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    hello everyone, i am new to this, so baer with me. I have a 97 tl 1000s. its ben a great bike, its completelty standard, absolutelty nothing done to it. however, i went to take it out yesterday for a quick ride and i couldn,t select gears properly. it went into first and second but then locked...
  2. Car Trouble, Looking for Opinion/Help

    Open Forum
    Hey guys, I have an 89 Olds 98. The car has the GM 3.8L 3800V6 in it, around 211K on the clock, it's been driving fine, then the other morning it was a little hard to start and when it did, the check engine light was on. The light went off after it idled for a little bit. Then, when coming...
  3. starting trouble

    Help Forum
    So I've had some trouble starting my TLR over the summer and finally this morning I think I killed my batt. I ve put it in dealer mode and the tps is in the middle no codes I ve ordered a new batt but when I jumped it today it makes a clicking noise with fast idle all the way out and dies...
  4. fuel injection system trouble

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have the FI being displayed on the instument panel and the bike stalls and wont run at idle speed.I've just spent £300 english pounds having work done and now have to take it back fwhich will cost me again.Can someone tell me what work needs doing thanks.
  5. Fuel Pump Trouble Round 13

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Nasty little buggers aren't they? Here's my new issue. I put on the yellow tank for a bit after crashing back in Nov at Barber. The black tank was pulled to be painted. Both have their own pump assemblies. I rode the bike for about 1000 miles dealing with one main issue. It hestitated...
  6. throttle cable trouble

    Help Forum
    i wrecked my bike this summer and the throttle handle got bent at the end , the bend was not really bad , but i replaced the handle bars with vor-tech clip on's , and when i reattached the throttle cable i can twist the throttle but it will not return back. i tried adjusting it with the...
  7. paddock stand trouble

    UK Forum (Including Scotland)
    ive got a stand with the 2 prongs and plate for front, im tryna remove front wheel, but the plate blocks access to axle, and i dont see how its gonna work, bike only raises only bout an inch or s o, do i need a different type of stand, and does anything need to be removed to get wheel out, such...
  8. Having trouble finding paint color

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Well I have mentioned like a billion lol... times I want to paint my 1997 TLS like a british racing green and some of you guys showed me a pic of yours which I am assuming is a factory color. The issue I have is I went to and it does not come up any green except "prime green"...
  9. trouble shifting into neutral

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    i had my rear tire replaced yesterday and since then i'm having a hard time shifting into neutral when the bike is running. like i just keep passing it between 1st and 2nd but when i turn the bike off with just the ignition on then it isn't a problem anymore. i wonder if it had anything to do...