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  1. My bike was running progressively worse

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    but because it was so gradual, I didn't notice till it got real bad; hard starting, backfiring through the TB's, and not sounding 'right':O by then I had just completed the charging and plus mods, so of course blamed them. I put everything back to stock, and it seemed to get a bit better. I...
  2. very bad day today and it gets worse

    UK Forum (Including Scotland)
    hi guys and girls well got into work today to be told i`ve been put under the threat of redundancy. It was one of those wtf moment so me and another 114 peeps will be going about the end of june has lay off negs have to been done by the union hopefully I`ll get a nice leaving present been...
  3. What's worse than Trikey's jokes?

    Open Forum
    Having a friend ask you for some punny jokes, and realizing that you have a wealth of content available....and then having to sift through it all....again! Speaking of...she hasn't posted jokes since like January. Is she feeling ok? Right, maybe I shouldn't have asked.
  4. I feel dumb.....could have been worse

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have been having some running issues that I could not figure out. It got worse and I changed and checked a bunch of things. I finally had to take it to a shop. I feel stupid but also relieved that is was not very bad. Easy fix. Basically it ended up being a cracked spark plug cap. There is a...
  5. Fuel leak, worse than ever!!

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    :banghead So my TLR's fuel pump crapped out. No big deal since the gasket was leaking allready anyway. So I got a good used, not leaking pump from a wrecked TLR and new gasket and bolts from Suzuki. Took everything apart cleaned up the mounting flange really well, made sure all was straight. Put...
  6. Cold starting is getting worse and worse

    Help Forum
    I just bought my TLR this summer and it used to start real easy when it was cold. Now you have to hold that starter button longer and longer. It still starts fine when it's warmed up but not so much when it's cold. Is this a common thing for this bike? My first thought was plugs. Any...