- Browse bikes
- Top bikes
- News & reviews
- Free classifieds
70 Kawasaki A7 Avenger discussion forum:
RE: A7SS starter
|RE: A7SS starter|
|LSR said 2006-07-15 02:59|
No electric starter, BUT, because of the rotary valve setup, the alternator could not be mounted on the crankshaft, and so it was set up behind the cylinders and LOOKED for all the world like an electric starter, something this bike surely did NOT require. Note: there were two different makers for the alternator, I\\\īm not sure that the ignition points were interchangable. Nearly made a perfect jerk of myself in the driveway of a local bike shop, right after I got my 1970 A7--grabbed the throttle hard on the way out and pulled a near-vertical wheelie, well beyond what I expected, but recovered control. Only problem I had was lead-fouloing of sparkplugs. Not clever enough to buy Amoco unleaded, only unleaded gas available, then.
|Answer this message Show discussion overview|
More 1970 Kawasaki A7 Avenger informationOur discussion groups are intended for short messages. We also welcome more extensive motorcycle reviews.
Bikez also recommends that you check out the technical data and the riders' rating for the 70 Kawasaki A7 Avenger. You can also rate it yourself. Use our efficient motorcycle classifieds to sell or buy this bike. Your motorbike gets a high quality presentation. Ads are free.