What can I do to get my used Genuine Buddy 125cc scooter to go up to speed?

by Joe Tiso
(Wilmington, NC)

I just purchased a used Genuine Buddy 125cc scooter and I can't get it to go faster than 35 to 40mph, please help. When I test rode the scooter I got it up to 60mph and it handled great.

When I brought it home the problem began. My scooter only has 120 miles on it and its in mint condition. Please help because I know there is no warranty considering I bought it used.

Answer: When a new (or used) scooter doesn't perform up to expectations, and you don't have the mechanical skills to tinker yourself, then your best bet is to find a great local mechanic you can trust to work on your scooter. In this case, I'd go with a local scooter shop that sells Genuine Scooters... they should be able to recommend someone... Kathi, Site Owner

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Aug 04, 2011
can,t get over 35 mph
by: joe tiso

the dealer had to order a special parts it was a bad carberator seal. ps it runs great

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