Repair and troubleshooting information for the Suzuki FA50 Moped.

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Help! Kickstarter won't budge!

The kickstarter will not budge a bit when I try to kick it over, what should I do?!

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Is it used often? or has it been left unused?


I really don't know how long it's been sitting. I think it's an automatic as well so how would I get it in gear?


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the suzuki fa50 is has a built in safety release mechanism on the kickstart gear. The kickstarter will not engage without the rear brake lever depressed.

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Not that you need to know this Tim, that is correct. I had 1 of these in the early 1980's


surely that would have been


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It could be jammed--sometimes if you put it in gear and push it things will free up. Otherwise you must disassemble the mechanism to find and clear the bind. Ralph

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