Why does my Chinese scooter vibrate when I first start driving?

by Jack
(Pompano Beach, FL)

My Chinese motor scooter vibrates/chatters when I first start driving after it has sat for awhile.(over night) It stops as quickly as after a couple of hundred yards and will be fine until I let it sit again for a length of time.(over night)

Is this something I need to be concerned about... and if so, how would I go about fixing it?

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Sep 18, 2012
Vibrate-chatter NEW
by: Blove

It could be in your variator if it isn't your engine.
There are rollers in grease in the drive pulley which move out as you take of. These could have flat spots or the grease is old,stiff,lacking.
Just a guess .

May 20, 2012
Chatter/Vibrate NEW
by: billcar

I have a 2006 CF250T-F, same problem with chatter when starting off, what was the solution, is the problem resolved?.

Aug 31, 2011
by: Jack

Thanks.....but don't you think that it would continue if it were the valves or would it smooth out almost immediatly like it does?

Aug 31, 2011
by: Anonymous

You could need a valve adjustment. If the valves are not adjusted properly, it will cause the scooter to vibrate and chatter.

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