valve clearance and valve timing markings - Page 2 - Kawasaki Versys Forum
 15Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #21 of 22 (permalink) Old 02-28-2019, 09:17 AM
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Kitchener Ontario
Posts: 6,310
Superman

Quote:
Originally Posted by fasteddiecopeman View Post
Glen - in the Okanagan - it gets pretty HOT in riding season....
I am sticking with the super upper boding strength
onewizard is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #22 of 22 (permalink) Old 02-28-2019, 09:38 AM
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Kitchener Ontario
Posts: 6,310
Vacuum Sync Edit

Quote:
Originally Posted by PCX View Post
I have made the valve adjustment and I am waiting for the carbtune to arrive in mail. I have the california model 2015 versys and vacuum hoses are connected as shown in the picture. From what I understand, I need to do the following, can you please confirm or correct these steps:

1. I need to connect the 2 vacuum hoses (in the picture they are connected to each other at the T) to the 2 channels of the carbtune.
2. Plug the air switching valve
3. Plug air cleaner house fitting
4. Install air cleaner housing
5. Install fuel tank using an extension and do the sync at the 1300 rpm idle speed
6. Adjust the 2 bypass screws till vaccum is in sync
7. Highly accurate tachometer is not needed?

Onewizard had suggested extending and pulling the hoses out and securing them so that future vac sync can be done with everything in place. Does this still apply to California model
So dug back into the service manual, 2-16 describes how to do it, some confusion here as it mentions to pull off the caps or hoses, included is CN for Canada, my 2015 has capped ports for vacuum sync. So according to the manual and your photo, you can't use the extended vacuum hose method in my thread. Look under 2-16 of the service manual.

I copied your post c/w jpeg to both threads and edited my threads, thanks for posting that photo

Last edited by onewizard; 02-28-2019 at 10:01 AM.
onewizard is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Kawasaki Versys Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Valve clearance thank you and questions. Jack of Heats JoH Technical Discussion - V-650 4 09-27-2018 10:20 PM
Valve clearance check and shim whisperquiet Versys-X 300 General Discussion 9 08-13-2018 11:37 AM
Valve Clearance check and adjust service needed... De-Silva Technical Discussion - V-650 1 06-23-2014 06:43 AM
writing and markings on my 2011 engine? twowheeladdict General Discussions - V-650 5 05-22-2011 02:23 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome