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  1. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi there every time I put my bike into reserve it feels like it's run out of fuel and stops and I can't get it going again when I pull the fuel hose off plenty of petrol comes out of it I also emptied the tank twice by pulling out the hose and draining it when it's idle it seems to go ok in...
  2. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello all Just got a slight problem that my yellow reserve fuel light is permanently on. I have looked in the chain gang FAQs but couldnt see any thing about it. All help welcomed cheers Al
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Last night i was riding back from Northampton to Plymouth just cruising at between 70 - 80Mph I'd done 170 miles when the bike shuddered to tell me she wanted to be switched to reserve so i switched to reserve, but she kept shuddering and ran out of power. I Pulled her to the hard shoulder...
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  5. F650 Single Discussion
    Apologies if this has come up before - couldn't quite see what I'm after by searching. Anyway, as some of you may know I've had my F650 CS for a week now. I love the bike :big grin: , but am a little confused by the fuel consumption / reserve / capacity. :think: Twice now the reserve light...
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    Coming home from work tonight, the reserve light came on with 30 miles to go. So I thought I'd carry on. I filled up 1 mile from home and could only get 12.25 litres in, so I had at least 2 litres left. So I was wondering, how far will the bike go on reserve? Has anyone run it dry to find out...
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    I've just moved to a bike from a scooter. The scooter had a (very handy) fuel gauge. The F650ST doesn't. When you open the tank to see how much fuel is there - how do you know? Obviously if it is full-ish you will see petrol, and I suppose if it is empty-ish you won't - but how do you...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    Any advice on this? Running in London to and from work about 14 miles round trip, not in to much traffic few traffic lights on the way, normal time to travel 20 min. My reserve light comes on at around 98 miles on the trip ( I set it every refuel) thought this to be rather low after reading...
  9. F650 Single Discussion
    Sorry if this has been asked before, but I've been wondering if anyone knows the real average distance you can ride on the CS once the reserve light comes on? I'm not planning to find out the hard way :naughty:
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