Is the DR650 fuel injected?
The engine breathes through a 40mm Mikuni BST40 constant-velocity carburetor. There’s no fancy high-tech fuel injection or ride-by-wire system or computers to leave you stranded far from home. Simple air cooling is used, with an external oil cooler on the right side to take away engine heat.
How many miles per gallon does a DR650 get?
Most with the DJ kit claim around 48 mpg.
How big is a dr650 tank?
The stock steel fuel tank on the 96-Present DR650SE’s has a capacity of 3.4 gallons unless you have a bike that was first sold in California. The capacity is 3.2 gallons for the CA bike due to part of the emission system being inside the tank.
Is the DR650 6 speed?
DR650 from 96 to current model year is a 5 speed.
How many miles will a Suzuki V Strom 1000 last?
The motor, at least on the Wee, will go a long time as long as you change the oil/filter. I’d say the expected life is around 120-180K before needing top-end work.
How do you turn off the fuel on a dr650?
There is no “OFF” position. You will need to put it in “on” or “reserve” to remove the tank. The petcock is vacuum operated meaning gas wont flow unless the engine is running. “Prime” allows fuel to flow even without the engine running.
How fast can a DR 650 go?
120 mph (Est.)
How long will a Vstrom 650 last?
Chains and sprockets last around 20,000 miles a set, and Michelin Pilot Road 4’s (6 rears, 4 fronts) have recently given way to a couple pairs of the newer Road 5’s. Tyre life varies dramatically depending on where and how the bike is ridden, with two-up or track riding making a noticeable impact.
How long will a Suzuki V Strom 650 last?
The motor, at least on the Wee, will go a long time as long as you change the oil/filter. I’d say the expected life is around 120-180K before needing top-end work. The bottom-end/trany will go 300K raced, according the SV crowd so that is not really a concern for street use.