Clogged Fuel line/filter??? - Honda Motorcycles - FireBlades.org
Honda FireBlade Discussion of the Honda CBR 900RR, Honda CBR 929RR, Honda CBR 954RR, and Honda CBR 1000RR Motorcycles.

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 05-09-2008, 11:33 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: 05-04-2007
Posts: 65
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Reputation Power: 0
 
Clogged Fuel line/filter???

Sooo... I recently have noticed diminished acceleration from stoplight to around 4k rpm. I had thought it was possibly Valves, but now suspect it could be something else. A few weeks back I ran out of fuel, ever since then I feel that the bike had been lacking some low end power. Does the 954 have a fuel filter? or could it possibly be a clogged fuel line? She runs great over 4k+ till redline. The moment my suspicions where backed up was while riding with a bud, we both cracked the throttle from a stoplight. he rides a 2006 YZF 600 (carbed) He pulled away from me initially (enough to know it wasn't just my/his reaction time)and he did not get the jump off the line from me. I saw him steadily pull away from me till my RPM built up. (Isn't FI supposed to have better response?) This made me think it was possibly my Valves needing the be synced. Someone else had mentioned it is common to need to get the TPS (Throttle Position Sensor) reset. So, I ask any of you Guru's out there, what is going on here?? The plugs have less then 3k. The bike has a full system Akrapovic exhaust with PC3 mapped for my bike. The flapper mod is done and I have a K&N filter. Filter has about 5k miles (have not pulled it yet) Plugs have about 3k on them. I use 87 octane probably 90-95% of the time with 91-93 octane the other 5-10%. Bike currently has 17k miles and oil has been changed twice in the last 6k miles. I do have a scheduled appointment to get my bike checked on the 14th, but I don't wish to have them do a Valve job just because I "think" it may be the culprit. As always any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks.

Last edited by Gruvin2; 05-09-2008 at 12:34 PM.
Gruvin2 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Lower Navigation
Go Back   Honda Motorcycles - FireBlades.org > Honda Motorcycle Models > Honda FireBlade

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Honda Motorcycles - FireBlades.org 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
A valid e-mail address is REQUIRED. You will not have access to any site features until you activate your account using the activation e-mail that is sent to this address.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Quick disconnect fuel line? oldblade Honda FireBlade 21 04-18-2006 1:32 AM
Clogged Fuel injector after 4800 miles (600RR) esoteric Honda CBR 600 6 02-02-2006 10:32 PM
Fuel Line Couplers? Trackfan Honda FireBlade 16 03-02-2004 2:49 AM
Fuel Line Disconnect Couplings Beyote Honda FireBlade 2 08-12-2003 8:32 PM
Fuel Line Size 2001 929rr Honda FireBlade 0 06-26-2003 8:47 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

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