Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1

    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Mt. Vernon Illinois 62898

    First trip out {Have Questions}

    Why would my SL650 idle good and bog down when given some throttle? If I hold the throttle open and then pull the choke out & In quickly it will start running great and keep running great untill I let it idle again And then I have to hit the choke again to get it to run fast again. Any ideas? It runs really good once its going.

  2. #2
    carb's are dirty........ low speed jet controls idle as well as take off 30% to half throttle . theres alot to getting older pwc's running the way they should do a search on sl650 fill out your sig. tell us what you have or have not done. Nate

  3. #3
    stubburnjdh's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Front Royal VA
    Pulling the choke out means your running lean. Try turning your low speed screws out a little more and see if that helps. As stated if it has not been done, rebuild carbs & replace fuel lines

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 15
    Last Post: 03-28-2013, 12:59 AM
  2. Took the ski out for the first time today..some questions
    By K-Dubb in forum Yamaha PWC Performance (2-stroke)
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 03-21-2011, 11:31 AM
  3. First ride some questions
    By airbornexp in forum 4-Tec Performance
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 04-13-2010, 08:01 PM
  4. Got first ski- XLT1200. Now I have questions
    By Noob in forum Yamaha PWC Performance (2-stroke)
    Replies: 32
    Last Post: 09-04-2009, 11:14 PM
  5. RPM question first time out on green wheel and new prop
    By turbojamie in forum 4-Tec Performance
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 08-08-2009, 07:10 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts