Just recently bought a 1970 cb350 twin that wasn't running. It was pretty easy to get running, and it idles fairly well, however, I'm noticing some problems/differences between how each cylinder is running. Here is a list of what I've done to it so far:
Replaced the intake boots...
So I keep reading some smoke from the breather tube is normal but haven't been able to figure out how much that is. So I took a video of what I'm dealing with:
Getting this after about 20-30 minutes of riding. Warm, relatively humid day (85 degress, NYC area). The bike runs fine otherwise...
I hope everyone had an awesome Thanksgiving! I recently bought a 73 cb 450 (my first bike). I noticed that there are some smoke coming out of where the header and exhaust connects. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Also here's a photo of my bike! Thanks!
Just purchased a mostly stock '78 CB400t. 6200 original miles.
This is only the second bike I have owned, Last was a 02 Yamaha VStar 650.
I did notice today after my first longer ride (40min) the engine was smoking slightly. Haven't noticed anything leaking, any ideas?
I recently got a '78 CB400 and it's been running a little jenky since day one. I've cleaned the carbs, did a quick oil change and slapped some new shorty's on there (I figured the back-pressure loss might be to blame as it was straight pipes when I got it) but it sounds as if the left cylinder...