Honda Ruckus and Scooters Ruckus, Silverwing, Reflex, Helix, Metropolitan

PC20 help!

 
Old 11-22-2010, 04:36 PM
  #1  
Honda-Tech Member
Thread Starter
 
MessGSR's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Posts: 780
Default PC20 help!

ok guys i need help. so i have a 09 ruckus with kn variator 5.5 & 6 weights,posh cdi,leo vance exhaust,poloni belt,white contra spring and Keihin pc20. i am running 38sj, 85mj needle at halfway and mixture screw 2 1/2 out from lock, now my problem is that i cannot run my ruck at all when the choke is all the way open..wtf. as soon as i open it up all the way it just shuts off, like its a switch. i have a wide band, i've tried going as high as a 95mj still shuts off when i open the choke all the way. however when the choke is closed it runs fine. but whats the point of a pc20 if the choke is closed! i need help guys, am i sopose to run it with the choke closed? any help would be great!! thanks!
MessGSR is offline  
Old 11-27-2010, 08:48 PM
  #2  
Trial User
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 2
Default Re: PC20 help!

Im running a similar set up. Im running a Keihin PE20, with a Leo Vince. I run a 100mj and a 50sj and have the needle clip on one notch down from middle position. I use the choke (open) to start the bike, then close it when its started.

Have you tried adjusting your float position? I had a similar problem that you are having and it was the position of my ploat level.

Float level should be slightly lower then "level" with the carb body.

Hope this helps
ATS*P5 is offline  
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
goretoya
Honda Accord (1990 - 2002)
1
10-15-2011 01:17 PM
rx7_
Forced Induction
12
08-05-2009 05:44 AM
i_VTEC
Honda Motorcycles
3
06-03-2009 10:00 PM
DACteg
Honda Accord (1990 - 2002)
3
11-28-2006 02:34 PM
Qikcivic
Honda CRX / EF Civic (1988 - 1991)
2
07-29-2003 07:07 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: PC20 help!


Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: