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6flip9
03-13-2007, 11:03 PM
So i got my bike painted, and the old stickers that said which way prime and reserve for my gas tank arent there no more, So can anyone help me

Does anyone know the steps form priming a kat 600

87vert
03-13-2007, 11:40 PM
on my 03, prime is to right, down is on and left is reserve

hellcamp
03-14-2007, 12:06 AM
If you're looking at the petcock directly from the left side of the bike, ON is at 6 o clock, prime is at 3 o clock, and reserve at 9 o clock.

md86
03-14-2007, 02:58 AM
Or sitting on the bike .... res is forward , on down , and pri is back . :lol:

Damian
03-14-2007, 03:11 AM
My fairings are removed and I'm new to riding. It's easy to remember that down is "On" because it's always there. I just remember that reserve is forward by thinking if I ever run out of gas, I want to go forward. Maybe that trick will help keep it straight.
Or sitting on the bike .... res is forward , on down , and pri is back . :lol:
What if you're hanging upside-down looking at your bike through a mirror?

md86
03-14-2007, 04:05 AM
Um , then you need to back away from the bike for a minute 'cause you got too much going on :roll: .

hellcamp
03-14-2007, 11:41 AM
Or you're starring in MI-4. :lol: