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  Topic: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
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PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 23, 2020 2:22 am   Subject: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Decided to do it tonight. And while it was louder it did greatly improve acceleration when warmed up.
  Topic: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 379

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 23, 2020 1:57 am   Subject: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Sounds like something is changing shape once it heats up. I'd ask them to do a compression test with the bike cold, and then another with the engine up to temperature. You're looking for a compression ...
  Topic: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 379

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:06 am   Subject: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Took it to a Genuine Dealer for service. They replaced the seal on the gearbox fixing the leak and they say they cleaned the carb for the acceleration problem.

Got it home this afternoon and its st ...
  Topic: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 379

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon May 25, 2020 8:11 pm   Subject: Lost low end power 2017 Roughhouse.
So I went for a nice 60 mile ride yesterday and other than finding out I have a gearbox seal leaking on the last 5-7 miles of the ride I lost pretty much all my low end power.

Give it throttle and ...
  Topic: My new 2017 Roughhouse
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 2
Views: 393

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sun May 24, 2020 5:08 am   Subject: My new 2017 Roughhouse
probably time to change the transmission oil.

Changing it tomorrow afternoon before I ride it. Ordered a new exhaust gasket so I can remove the restrictions.
  Topic: My new 2017 Roughhouse
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 2
Views: 393

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sun May 24, 2020 3:13 am   Subject: My new 2017 Roughhouse
Picked it up for $1100 from a college kid with 800 miles on it. Needed a couple things but it runs great.

Added a top case, some new mirrors, an LED brake light and a new headlight bulb.

https: ...
  Topic: Carb Cleaned, Now Won't Start
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 6
Views: 369

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Wed May 20, 2020 2:59 am   Subject: Carb Cleaned, Now Won't Start
Yeah I am pretty sure I put everything together the way it came apart but obviously something got messed up. I took it apart a few other times but nothing different. I just dropped it off at a scooter ...
  Topic: The Roughhouse is getting put to rest for parts.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 4
Views: 440

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Sun May 17, 2020 2:23 am   Subject: The Roughhouse is getting put to rest for parts.
Well if you decide to part out some things please post up what’s for sale. Might be interested in a few spares for my rattler. Thanks

Gifted it to a kid down the street to tinker with. See if he ...
  Topic: The Roughhouse is getting put to rest for parts.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 4
Views: 440

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu May 07, 2020 2:00 am   Subject: The Roughhouse is getting put to rest for parts.
Sorry to hear about your struggles. Will you be putting a post in the for sale/wanted section of the forum?

I could but there's honestly not much to sell. Few plastics and a low profile seat are ne ...
  Topic: The Roughhouse is getting put to rest for parts.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 4
Views: 440

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Wed May 06, 2020 3:28 am   Subject: The Roughhouse is getting put to rest for parts.
Ever since it siezed the piston I have been unable to get it running properly again. Granted I bought it with alot of issues I did get a few thousand miles out of it before it finally stopped running ...
  Topic: RH 50cc seat and suspension mod
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 1089

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:42 am   Subject: RH 50cc seat and suspension mod
https://scooterseatcovers.net/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=579
  Topic: RH 50cc seat and suspension mod
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 1089

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:39 am   Subject: Re: RH 50cc seat and suspension mod
The Low Profile seat is even thinner than stock. So if its not soft enough for you dont even think about the low profile one.

ok well the original seat is only at best 1/2 inch in padding and I am ...
  Topic: RH 50cc seat and suspension mod
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 1089

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:06 pm   Subject: Re: RH 50cc seat and suspension mod
I like my RH 50 fast enough for me but the shocks and the seat leave Me wanting / Seat is just too thin , no cushion . Are their any upgrades available ?
Tried google and nothing .
The shocks are o ...
  Topic: CHICAGO*HELP STOLEN 2014 RH50
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 7
Views: 998

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:11 am   Subject: CHICAGO*HELP STOLEN 2014 RH50
Yikes.....it shouldn't be possible, if the ignition is working correctly. With the key out, you should have no spark and no power to the starter button. Even kick starting it shouldn't be able to fire ...
  Topic: Anyone use a dedicated wired GPS?
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1175

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:34 am   Subject: Re: Anyone use a dedicated wired GPS?
Just wondering as I keep getting lost for a few hours...

I just use my phone in a mount.
  Topic: 2015 roughhouse r50 witing
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 2
Views: 1000

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:30 am   Subject: Re: 2015 roughhouse r50 witing
Recently while working on my roughhouse r50 I found 3 wires this I don't know where they came from or go to. The colors are as follows:
Orange
Blue with a white stripe
And
Green with a bla ...
  Topic: Making sure the oil pump is working
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 2
Views: 1132

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 04, 2019 10:36 pm   Subject: Making sure the oil pump is working
Hey guys. Got a question. Lets say I replace all the lines with clear see through hoses so I can check for air in the oil pump. I'm replacing the head and will be putting premix until I am absolutely ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 01, 2019 10:48 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtondVTm8ZI
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:54 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
https://i.imgur.com/Z0xB7Y3.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/h8hJqRr.jpg
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:50 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
Well, while you have it apart, you may as well check the reeds, and the oil seal on the crankshaft. Doesn't take much to give these motors a complete refresh.

Found the first leak. The bottom gaske ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:57 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
Alright, so I just tore the head apart and found the culprit. She was still running lean and siezed the piston rings to the piston. She was only making 30psi of compression.

So I gotta figure out w ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 29, 2019 11:34 pm   Subject: Starting the tear down
Going to tear the engine down and check over every single component as well as cleaning everything up. Ive taken a few parts off already. I'll be doing the rest in a couple days when I take it up to t ...
  Topic: What gasket for Roughhouse exhaust?
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 8
Views: 1316

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:24 pm   Subject: What gasket for Roughhouse exhaust?
Well screw a stock exhaust then. I'm gonna get this one by prima. I haven't heard great things about their welds.

https://www.scooterworks.com/Prima-Performance-Pipe-Genuine-Buddy-50-RoughHouse-P87 ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 27, 2019 11:01 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
Well shoot. Sorry to hear it! I wonder if that intake spacer being upside down, choking off the air, wasn't masking another problem that you discovered by letting it breathe properly. You said you cle ...
  Topic: What gasket for Roughhouse exhaust?
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 8
Views: 1316

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 27, 2019 1:52 pm   Subject: What gasket for Roughhouse exhaust?
Nobody? The guy at scooterworks told me to get a gy6 gasket. Are the gaskets the same with that engine and my little minerelli 50cc?

http://www.scooterloungeonline.com/product/E92810200001%20MUFFLE ...
  Topic: What gasket for Roughhouse exhaust?
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 8
Views: 1316

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 26, 2019 10:51 pm   Subject: What gasket for Roughhouse exhaust?
Nobody? The guy at scooterworks told me to get a gy6 gasket. Are the gaskets the same with that engine and my little minerelli 50cc?

http://www.scooterloungeonline.com/product/E92810200001%20MUFFLE ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 26, 2019 10:50 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
The petcock getting stuck open isn't uncommon, the ethanol gas we're stuck with probably messes with the rubber diaphragm and sticks it open.

What kind of oil are you running?

How many miles o ...
  Topic: Starter motor troubles
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 8
Views: 877

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 22, 2019 3:07 am   Subject: Starter motor troubles
I'm thinking you have a bad battery. How old is your battery? Do you live somewhere where it drops to or close to freezing in the Winter? Do you let your scooter sit for long periods (weeks) between r ...
  Topic: Scooter Shopping for a Friend
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1267

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:13 am   Subject: Scooter Shopping for a Friend
I would avoid almost every manufacturer on that list but the obvious ones: Genuine, Honda, Piaggio, SYM, Suzuki, and Yamaha. Good hunting!

yea those chinsese scooters are junk...i'm pushing the fol ...
  Topic: Scooter Shopping for a Friend
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1267

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:58 pm   Subject: Scooter Shopping for a Friend

The roughhouse is easy to derestrict. Its a washer on the variator and a restricted exhaust gasket. Buy the regular sized gasket and pull off the washer and it will cruise at 40-43mph all day long. ...
  Topic: Scooter Shopping for a Friend
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1267

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:20 pm   Subject: Scooter Shopping for a Friend
I have a 98 Zuma I'd consider selling, but youre to far away. I might be going to NJ at the end of the month for a Kings X concert, but I still think your to far? Black 98. Bone stock. VERY NICE condi ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 front shock replacement
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 0
Views: 917

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:41 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 front shock replacement
Anyone got a lead on good quality replacements? Mine are leaking really badly and its causing it to shake in the front end.
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:46 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
The petcock getting stuck open isn't uncommon, the ethanol gas we're stuck with probably messes with the rubber diaphragm and sticks it open.

What kind of oil are you running?

How many miles o ...
  Topic: 2017 Roughhouse Sport 50 lost key
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 1
Views: 690

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Jun 09, 2019 1:31 am   Subject: Re: 2017 Roughhouse Sport 50 lost key
Hi, just got a 2017 RH Sport 50 with no key, Feral Sparky put me in touch of a replacement ignition, seat lock and gas cap. My problem is how do I open the seat and remove the gas cap? Changing the ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:50 pm   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
The petcock getting stuck open isn't uncommon, the ethanol gas we're stuck with probably messes with the rubber diaphragm and sticks it open.

What kind of oil are you running?

How many miles o ...
  Topic: 2017 Rough House 50 Sport Lock Set
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 3
Views: 1089

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:28 am   Subject: 2017 Rough House 50 Sport Lock Set
I just replaced my set. If for any reason it does not want to work properly as mine did. The wiring in the back will bolt right to the new cylinder for the ignition switch. Its the electronic bits in ...
  Topic: Roughhouse 50 issues
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 14
Views: 1870

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:21 am   Subject: Roughhouse 50 issues
Alright guys and gals. So I installed the new enricher in the carb but the current problem I have goes as follows.

She will NOT idle when first started up. She's bogging down big time and flooding ...
  Topic: 2017 Rough House 50 Sport Lock Set
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 3
Views: 1089

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:38 am   Subject: 2017 Rough House 50 Sport Lock Set
http://www.epfguzzi.com/scooterpunks/parts/roughhouse.html
  Topic: Took the $25 roughhouse on a camping trip. Need help.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 3
Views: 1170

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Thu May 30, 2019 12:18 am   Subject: Took the $25 roughhouse on a camping trip. Need help.
What a fantastic story my friend. So I assume your carb just needed cleaned and is seemingly doing well now? It's cool to see you rocking out the low expense Roughy. I've been riding motorcycles and s ...
  Topic: Took the $25 roughhouse on a camping trip. Need help.
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 3
Views: 1170

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Tue May 28, 2019 1:10 am   Subject: Took the $25 roughhouse on a camping trip. Need help.
Alright guys and gals. This is a 2 part post. Help with a repair now that I am home and then the trip I took.

About 100 miles from home my scooter started to act up... it was WOT and suddenly start ...
  Topic: My $25 Roughhouse
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 4
Views: 1768

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 12:14 am   Subject: My $25 Roughhouse
I would call that the bargain of the year. I have paid a lot more than that for a nice bicycle frame alone.

Thanks bud. She's coming together nicely thats for sure.
  Topic: Dealing with people that tailgate
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 5
Views: 1265

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Fri May 17, 2019 2:21 am   Subject: Dealing with people that tailgate
Learn to live with it. Its never going to stop.
  Topic: brand new 2017 roughhouse sport speed??
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 12
Views: 4424

PostForum: Black Cat, Rattler & Roughhouse Discussion   Posted: Wed May 01, 2019 1:24 am   Subject: brand new 2017 roughhouse sport speed??
The factory warranty is not void when you de restrict it. Infact they send instructions to their dealerships on how to do it for you. They restrict it out of the factory so that they dont have to pay ...
  Topic: My $25 Roughhouse
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 4
Views: 1768

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:03 pm   Subject: My $25 Roughhouse
After fixing up some stuff and getting it ride able over the winter here are my results so far. Still needs work but it is a fun scooter to ride thats for sure.

https://i.imgur.com/2Ghy1OY.jpg
htt ...
  Topic: My $25 Roughhouse
Feral_Sparky

Replies: 4
Views: 1768

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2019 5:33 pm   Subject: My $25 Roughhouse
So last year I bought a pile of parts for $25 off craigslist. Guy said it didnt run and my intention was to resell the parts I could on ebay to make a buck.

I get it home and assess what I have an ...
 
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