DIY: Electric Motorcycle?

Answer A shift in the world's environmental attitude has cast a long, dark shadow on the internal-combustion engine. Motorcycles and scooters, which have been praised for greater fuel economy and a small... Read More »

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What Is an Electric Start on a Motorcycle?

A motorcycle electric start system is a great convenience that allows the rider to start the motorcycle by pressing a small button on the handlebar. This button is connected to the motorcycle's bat... Read More »

6 Volt Motorcycle Electric Troubleshooting?

If you have ever owned or borrowed a vintage motorcycle or scooter or become familiar with its design, then you know that these vehicles are notorious for not-so-reliable lighting systems. Troubles... Read More »

How to Convert Your Motorcycle to Electric Power?

Converting a motorcycle to electric power isn't a project for beginners; it takes a strong background in fabrication, a more-than-basic understanding of electronics and a willingness to look at the... Read More »

What Is the Purpose of a Motorcycle Electric Choke?

The biggest role a choke plays for a motorcycle occurs during initial start up. A choke works in cooperation with the carburetor to adjust the flow of air into the engine to be mixed with the fuel.... Read More »