87 200 quit today?

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87 200 quit today?

Postby tc358 » 09:17 pm Mar 12 2012

my 87 kdx 200 has been running fine until today,
after riding about five minutes felt like it fouled
the plug,put in new plug,no luck,pushed bike back

checked several plugs for fire,very weak looking
spark,i am aware from reading this on this site,
flywheel magnets issue with this model bike,

to my suprise when removing engine cover to
check flywheel,inside was about 1/2 ounce
of gasoline ???

anyone have any suggestions,thanks
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Postby SS109 » 09:38 pm Mar 12 2012

Sounds like the crank seal went bad. Time for some fun splitting the cases!
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Postby hbgod » 03:13 pm Mar 13 2012

if you need parts let me know. i have almost 100% of an 87 200
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