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by Gavin S.
Tue Apr 14, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Honda Large Scooters (125cc+)
Topic: Just bought my new scooter... and it won't stay turned on!
Replies: 5
Views: 8882

Re: Just bought my new scooter... and it won't stay turned on!

I had a similar issue with my 86 elite and it turned out to be what I think is a vacuum return line to the bottom of fuel tank came loose. Stuck it back on and voila!

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by Gavin S.
Tue Apr 14, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: Honda Large Scooters (125cc+)
Topic: Cn250 won't start
Replies: 6
Views: 8979

Re: Cn250 won't start

Not sure if this will be helpful but shortly after taking ownership of my 86 Elite 150D I took it out for a spin and it just died on me, It would turn over and seem like it was trying to start, but no dice. After checking for spark and a few other things I happened to notice this return line to the ...
by Gavin S.
Fri Apr 10, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Honda Large Scooters (125cc+)
Topic: 86 Elite 150 Deluxe digital Speedo issue. Upon start it cycles
Replies: 9
Views: 7021

Re: 86 Elite 150 Deluxe digital Speedo issue. Upon start it cycles

The speedometer cable drives off the front wheel, it spins a reed switch within the speedometer cluster, the odometer is strictly mechanical. The reed switch creates a pulse that the digital speedometer reads and translates into MPH. The reed switch should be able to be tested but not without disas...
by Gavin S.
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Honda Large Scooters (125cc+)
Topic: 86 Elite 150 Deluxe digital Speedo issue. Upon start it cycles
Replies: 9
Views: 7021

Re: 86 Elite 150 Deluxe digital Speedo issue. Upon start it cycles

The battery is good and the service manual lists and entry for the digital speedo but when you scroll down to look for it it is not there so I have no idea where the sensor is and how to test its function.

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by Gavin S.
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: Honda Large Scooters (125cc+)
Topic: 86 Elite 150 Deluxe digital Speedo issue. Upon start it cycles
Replies: 9
Views: 7021

86 Elite 150 Deluxe digital Speedo issue. Upon start it cycles

from 100 to 200 and then settles on 0 but does not function as an actual speedo. The odometer is working. Any clues as to what might be the problem. The service manual suggest causes ranging from dead batter to faulty speed sensor but doesn't offer much in terms of how to figure out which one given ...