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by johnstas617
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 No Spark
Replies: 12
Views: 919

Re: R51/3 No Spark

Ok turned out I didn’t set the magneto rotor as should .
I get a spark now!
Thanks
by johnstas617
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 No Spark
Replies: 12
Views: 919

Re: R51/3 No Spark

12.2Kohm
by johnstas617
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 No Spark
Replies: 12
Views: 919

Re: R51/3 No Spark

Replaced points
Adjusted the gap to 0.4 mm
Still no spark
by johnstas617
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 No Spark
Replies: 12
Views: 919

Re: R51/3 No Spark

Points opening and closing? Is there a spark safety gap on the coil like there is on a /2? There's supposed to be a 10-11mm gap there. If the gap is too close, the spark will take the path of least resistance and jump across the safety gap and not at the plugs. Yes they open and close, but I will m...
by johnstas617
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:22 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 No Spark
Replies: 12
Views: 919

Re: R51/3 No Spark

skyler.robbins wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:12 am
Did something accidently get disconnected in the headlight bucket?..
Is the key getting a full connection?
Yes all good up there .
by johnstas617
Fri Jul 31, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 No Spark
Replies: 12
Views: 919

R51/3 No Spark

R51/3
No spark
Engine after rebuild
Didn’t touch the electronics
S Mark at the window.
Magnetto and coil assembly aligned by
the “ | “ mark . Also the rotor with arrow pointed up.
What could be wrong ?
by johnstas617
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:02 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Wow... did not know...
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Re: Wow... did not know...

Indian 841 has the same design
by johnstas617
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: Pls help me identify this part
Replies: 11
Views: 659

Re: Correct way?

I Sent you a PM
by johnstas617
Wed Jul 22, 2020 4:01 am
Forum: Vintage (1948-1969) Motorcycles
Topic: R51/3 Flywheel Markings
Replies: 0
Views: 396

R51/3 Flywheel Markings

Hi all,

R51/3 year 1951
I'm assembling the flwheel and all clutch parts .
Are the T / Z markings are alligned correctly? (don't mind the gap - its not yet fully attached)
What do they stand for?
Thank you