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  1. New to PocketBikePlanet? Star With an Introduction
    Hello all, I'm new to the pocket bike world. I've done some work on minibikes before using a 212cc 4 stroke engine. I recently picked up a cheap 49cc 2 stroke cat-eye bike and I was looking to do an engine swap. Was wondering if this engine would work for it, or if I would need to mods. Thanks...
  2. New to PocketBikePlanet? Star With an Introduction
    Hey guys I'm from Canada and have decided to fix up my pocket bike. Just found out it is a cateye. Any tips on where to order parts from would be sweet. It needs a couple new ferrings and a new seat, rear tire and shock, missing bolts, etc. Thanks
  3. New to PocketBikePlanet? Star With an Introduction
    Hi. I'm Aidan from Oklahoma I have a X7, Mta 4, and a Cateye FS509 I have several upgrades on the X7 and Mta 4. Currently installing upgrades on the Fs509. I'm also having trouble posting to other thread, this is the only one it will let me post to. Help? Thx, Aidan
  4. Midbikes / Superbikes
    So i bought a cateye for $30 and the only problem is the pull start, i can only get it started with a drill because there was no pull start. It only came with the catcher for the pull start, so i bought the white pull start in the picture. The pull start did not mount because it was too far away...
  5. HELP! Ask our shadetree mechanics
    I have a cateye fs509 that wont run, I changed the pawl bolt, pull starter, pull starter catch, carb, air filter, fuel lines.. cleaned the fuel tank out and put in the right ammount of gas and oil.. there is a spark from the plug and if I add starting fluid it kicks over but dies instantly...
  6. HELP! Ask our shadetree mechanics
    I have a Cateye FS509 bike and an electric starter, I have the starter connected and when I press the electric start button in clicks but its not connected to the actual starter on the engine. My question is how and where do I connect the starter from the engine.
  7. Air Cooled Pocketbikes
    I just got a cateye from a good friend... he got the bike 8 years ago played with it a few times then it stopped working.... we got drunk that night and started fixing it....BAD MOVE.... sad to say we just went out the next day and got 4 strokes instead......On ta 2013 the bike sat in his shed...
  8. HELP! Ask our shadetree mechanics
    First off I have a Cateye and I have a bunch of wires all over the place and have no idea where on the motor the starter even attaches.. can anyone tell me what it looks like? Also does anyone have a good wiring diagram? I was looking all over and couldn't get one
  9. New to PocketBikePlanet? Star With an Introduction
    Just traded a Zooma scooter that i fixed up for a Cateye pocket bike, the motor was detached from the bike and I got the fuel lines and everything attached besides a green wire and a red wire from the motor.. can someone help me and tell me what these are because i think they stopping the spark...
  10. General Pocketbike Discussion
    So I have recently purchased a cateye. As of right now, it needs a carb cleanout, and will only run while choked. Top speed is right around 24 miles per hour, and it takes forever to get there. I am 147lbs and the bike needs a good push just to get going. I'd like to change out the front and...
    I have a cateye fs509. The left side fairing bolts up to the bike fine, but the lip on it where the front fairing bolts to it snapped off. Is there a way to fix this problem, or mod the bike so that the front fairing does not need to bolt on to the side fairings? Or, is there anywhere that...
  12. 2Stroke Midbikes
    I have a cateye fs509. I bought it used. On the bike, there is a sticker that says to run an oil mixture of 25:1. I run 25:1 through the bike, and oil leaks out the exhaust pipe. A fairly large amount of oil has trickled out. My friend that I bought it from also ran one tank of 50:1 mixture...
  13. 2Stroke Midbikes
    I recently got a Cateye/FS509 for my kids. Everything works except the electric start, so I removed all electronics and rewired the kill switch and made it all pull start. The fairings were beat up, so all I have mounted is the gas tank seat cover plastic. Anyone here with advice on how to...
  14. General Pocketbike Discussion
    I bought a pocket bike for $40 didnt run so I decided to rebuild all of it.. After taking the whole motor apart I Found there was no gaskets besides intake, the piston was scored and the cylinder was full of metal shavings from the piston bc the fuel was lean ( not enough oil in the mix ). I...
  15. HELP! Ask our shadetree mechanics
    Hi guys! can you guys help me fix this problem, when i push my electric starter on my bike it makes clicking sound or some sort or sound but the lights dim when i press the button and oh yeah i also hod the brake lever down but still nothing. when you press the button should the choke be on or off?
  16. Midbikes / Superbikes
    Picked up what i believe is an X-1 or cateye the other day for $50. I have a 125cc lifan laying around and have already started the building process. The one thing that i have not been able to find so far is a rear spocket that with fit a 420 chain. Can the Lifan's have otehr sized front pinion...
  17. 2Stroke Midbikes
    I have a 49cc Gasoline 1 speed pull start cat eye mini bike and have no idea where to put my grounds at or what to put on my cylenoid!!! please help!!!! :confused:
  18. General Pocketbike Discussion
    ok as ive stated in the introduction area, i am very new to all this and need some help! i havea catseye taht i just picked up. the guy i got it from lost the key to it. i have tried to find a new ignition online for it but am not sure really which one im needing...all i know about this one is...
  19. General Pocketbike Discussion
    Hey everyone. I'm new to this site and I apologize if this is the wrong place to post my questions. I recently bought what I think is a Cat Eye pocket bike from a garage sale for next to nothing. I was told the engine works fine but it obviously need some other work done. I have absolutly no...
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