Do you want to hop on a motorcycle and cruise with the wind towards your face? Increasing your motorcycle’s performance isn't only about making it louder or faster, but it's about getting the best return on your investment, it’s about increasing the longevity and performance of your motorcycle. There can be various reasons for poor mileage of a motorcycle, but it often ends up leaving the riders flummoxed, because there are many things which cannot be solved through scientific manner. This article will provide you with the guideline on how to increase the mileage of your motorcycle.
1) Engine Maintenance
The main key to motorcycle life is the proper maintenance of a motorcycle engine. It is important that you keep a record of all the manufacturer’s recommended maintenance which will prevent you from guessing when the last servicing of your motorcycle was done. If you follow the manufacturer’s maintenance schedule of your motorcycle, your motorcycle’s performance will improve and it will get mechanically sound. Here are some tips that will help to keep your motorcycle’s engine in a good running condition.
• At the intervals of every 6 months or 3000 miles, the engine oil must be changed.
• Attention should be given to the type of fuel that you put in your motorcycle
• Motorcycle's fluid must be changed according to the manufacturer’s guidelines, especially when your motorcycle is under warranty period.
2) Prioritize the Ignition System
The ignition system is responsible for generating the spark energy, ignites the air and fuel mixture in a motorcycle’s engine cylinder. Ignition coil, distributor, coil driver, spark plug wire, and spark plugs are the main components of this system. If the igniter's control-angle of your motorcycle is small, it is recommended to change it.
3) Exhaust System Modification
Modification of the exhaust system brings two benefits. It enhances your motorcycle’s performance, sound, and appearance, and reduces your motorcycle’s weight which further results in gaining horsepower. You can add a slip on the exhaust chamber which will increase the lower end power of your motorcycle.
4) Carburetor Tuning
If you want to increase the performance of your motorcycle without making any changes, then this is one of the best ways to do so.