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vtr 250 idle range?

Discussion in 'Modifications and Projects' at netrider.net.au started by Daveo84, Feb 9, 2008.

  1. hey,
    I have a 06 vtr 250 and was just wondering what rpm it should be idling at. I have mine at a bit over one at the moment because if it is lower it doesn't take off smoothly, or could this be a mixture problem (only new to bikes lol)




    And just realised it is in the wrong thread, sorry
     
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  2. Welcome to the forums.

    My spada, vt250L has the same engine as your VTR,

    idle for min is about 1200-1400.

    so anything around those marks should be ok i'd say.... i touch extra throttle will also help with rough take off, but not too much..you don't want to do a GP start!
     
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  3. hehe yeah, thats what mine is on now. I reckon they played with it at the 1000 service cause it was idlin really low when i picked it up. thanks mate
     
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  4. yeah just found my owners manual, 1300
     
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