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  1. k-moe replied to the thread 1981 Midnight Maxim 650 has pilot fuel jet size 45.

    Why not clean the one that's plugged? A soak in Berryman's, followed by a poke with a brass wire if needed.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 4:33 PM
  2. andreashweiss replied to the thread For Sale XJ1100 mechanical parts for sale-andreas.

    bump

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:43 AM
  3. 750MaximSeattle replied to the thread For Sale xj750J Part out.

    latest ad: https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/mpo/d/snohomish-yamaha-xj750-maxim-part-out-2/6953940495.html

    Aug 20, 2019 at 1:55 AM
  4. k-moe replied to the thread Two XJ650 Midnight Maxims (PART OUT) *PRICES REDUCED 50%*.

    The OP was last on here 6 years ago.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 5:24 PM
  5. k-moe liked Door dude's post in the thread Slow throttle..

    I went an 1/8 turn. It got better. I went another 1/8 Re sync the carbs, and i was grinning from ear to ear. Thanks guys.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 5:22 PM
  6. cgutz liked K.C.'s post in the thread First bike! '82 Maxim 650.

    Hey guys, Just purchased my first bike last week and was glad to see there's a forum dedicated to these. I've always worked on my own...

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  7. tabaka45 replied to the thread another CL optimist.

    And no title!

    Aug 19, 2019 at 12:43 PM
  8. lostboy replied to the thread First bike! '82 Maxim 650.

    It will not take too many kegs of beer to get the bike ready to ride. Welcome to the forum.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 10:59 AM
  9. a100man replied to the thread Is it time to sell my XJ?.

    Keeping Pros - it's not really worth much so the gain is small; you have a back up bike if the other breaks or gets stolen. You get to...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  10. saftie replied to the thread Is it time to sell my XJ?.

    Getting off topic here but selling a bikes to as far away as possible always seems to be best. This way you don't have to see your old...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 11:34 PM
  11. JPaganel replied to the thread Daughter looking for a bike.

    That's good, then. EX500 is super easy.

    Aug 18, 2019 at 10:24 PM
  12. k-moe replied to the thread Daughter looking for a bike.

    IMO, easy. The Vulcan 500 uses a slightly detuned EX500 engine. The most annoying part is valve adjustments (just because of the need to...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 8:46 PM
  13. tradmedic liked tabaka45's post in the thread Tunning my xj650.

    Use a propane torch and blow propane around the carbs at idle. If rpm increases you have found an air leak. Pay special attention to...

    Aug 18, 2019 at 10:09 AM
  14. tradmedic liked Andrii's post in the thread Tunning my xj650.

    I have both original, I had air pods but they made my engine unstable so I installed original box.

    Aug 18, 2019 at 10:09 AM
  15. tradmedic attached a file to the thread New to me XJ1100.

    [ATTACH] Got my replacement rear m/c from BC early this week. Everything seemed to be in working order, but I threw the new seals on...

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