So, I've just bought a 2000 Ninja 250 that doesn't run to fix up for my senior project. I'm in high school and just got into riding and decided this would be a good way to familiarize myself with maintenance, and just motorcycle parts in general. I've got little experience with engines which is...
Bought a 2001 ninja 250 as a project. Has 19100 miles on it.
Here is the list of things I need to sort out. Looking for guidance on what order to go in and how to do some of the work.
Cranks but won't start.
Left cylinder not firing.
I was told compression is low (125 l / 115 r)
There seems to...
Picked this up today. 2000 ex250 with a little under 20k on the clock.
Previous owner said the motor has low compression 125/115.
Motor cranks over but wont start.
Fork seals are leaking.
Paint is rough but all the plastics are there.
Aftermarket header but no muffler.
Tires are new-ish...
whats shakin, im new to this site but im a member of a few others! im hoping this site can help me with some technical issues i cant get from other combined forums! i scooped up a 96 ninja of craigslist for very very cheap, it was in pieces but i like it like that! planning on turning this into...