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  1. 650 took on water

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Good morning Everyone, Brute Force 650 4x4 IRS (2006) While riding over the weekend with a large group at Red Creek in Mississippi, I got a little anxious and went for my own route. Long story short, I got hung up, bike killed and I took on some water through the exhaust. An ill advised move...
  2. Mojave 250 won't start, only runs at WOT

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    I have a 95 Mojave 250, when I first got it I could kick start it but would bog down at full throttle. I rebuilt the carb with stock jets 35 Pilot 55 Starter 132 Main It then wouldn't kick start but after I bump started it, it would run good other than the high idle. Most recently I...
  3. 90's prairie starting problem

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I'm looking to buy a late 90's model prairie 300 4x4. The guy says it has an electrical issue that won't allow it to start even with the pull start. I'm not familiar with this quad. Any ideas guys? Thanks. <----mohave250 rider
  4. 2005 kfx 400 won't start

    Kawasaki KFX450/KFX400
    Well here it goes. I used to ride the heck out of my bike until the police really cracked down on our riding spot. So my bike has sat for about 2 years. I would start it and take a quick spin no problems. On the last time I went out I did not think to check the air filter( which was dry rotted)...
  5. 09 Brute Force 750 stalled in water up to the air box now won't start.

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I went on a ride I was going through a hole an it dropped off (not snorkeled) I kept the air box above water, then it shut off in the water I started it back up went a Little more then it shut off again with the muffler under water I tried to start it an it wouldn't we pulled it out pulled the...
  6. Major, unexplained, issues!

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    Hello all! I've been reading kawieriders for the last few weeks, as I am now the proud owner of a 2004 KFX 700! I got this monster on the cheap from a guy who didn't ride it as much as he had planned (quads are streetable here in SD). So, here I am: I trailered the quad right from this guy's...
  7. Bad coils??

    Kawasaki KFX450/KFX400
    Okay so I recently bought my kfx 400 and it ran fine no problems then I put an Edelbrock carb on it ran better than ever ( for all who say Edelbrock sucks, well you just don't know how to use it I love mine) anyways then I decided on a Athena 440 kit with a je high compression piston, ported and...
  8. Brute Force 750 Suddenly Won't STart!

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I have a 2005 Kawasaki Brute Force 750.. It has about 1,000 miles on it. and has given me NO trouble whatsoever as far as the engine goes. It has never had a problem starting up in the cold or anything. Fires as soon as I hit the start button... But about 2 weeks ago, I went to start it up and...
  9. Electrical issue

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    05 V - Turn key on, everything lights up, in nuetral, dash light is on, both brake light switches turn on the brake light. I hold the brake on, hit the starter button and nothing happens. No lights dim, nothing clicks. I've looked around in the search tool but so far, haven't found the cause...