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Old 04-04-2009, 01:27 AM   #1
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My question is my bike sounds like its idoling high but don't know if its my mind playing tricks on me. Is idoling at 1500rpm normal (08 gsxr 600). This is a stupid question I know but its driving me crasy pls help me settle my mind
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Old 04-04-2009, 01:31 AM   #2
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cold or hot? It will idle higher while its warming up.
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Old 04-04-2009, 01:32 AM   #3
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mine idles about 1100 rpm, so that sounds normal
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Old 04-04-2009, 01:35 AM   #4
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Ok ya my friend is the one that pointed out but he doesnt have a bike but he made me think about it. I only have 1800 miles on the bike so I shouldnt worry about it but I couldn't stop thinking about it so thanks. (stays the same cold and hot and the niddle is not pitching it stays at the same spot)
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Old 04-04-2009, 10:51 AM   #5
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you could just turn the a little and lower it if it bothers you but 1500 seems about right. 2000 would be high.
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1000-1500 rpm idle depending on the bike, in your case i would say 1200-1500 is where it should be.
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Old 04-04-2009, 12:44 PM   #7
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I stay closer to 1150-1250 personally. 1500 isn't unreasonable but kinda high.
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1500 is kinda high, shoot for 11-1200
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Read your owners manual. It will answer your question and tell you how to adjust it.
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Navigator beat me to it. i was about to say ask your M.O.M.
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That's about right. My 636 is 1350.
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Mine is right under 1500 and idles higher when warming up.
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Sounds about right. 1500 is probably about the highest you'd want it to be.
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'08 gsxr 600 has an electronically controlled idle so there's no adjusting it. Its high, but not out of the ordinary. My '04 gsxr 600 idles at ~1300.
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