Why won't our Keeway Venus Scooter start?

by Edwin
(Marysville, OH)

The starter on our Keeway Venus scooter is working and it is getting fire. I have even tried to manually feed the gas but it still will not hit.

Also, the website says that this is a two stroke engine but I have been unable to locate the 2 cycle mixing container on this unit. Help?

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Aug 16, 2010
Venus starting issue
by: MoScooters

The Venus has the oil tank under the compartment on the right rear fender (should be a wing nut holding it shut).

For starting, if the bike has sat for a while drain the carb (should be a screw on the bottom of the carb) loosen allow the old gas/oil mixture to drain. Then try to restart, use the kick starter. If this does not work and you have spark, you'll need to get your carb cleaned.

Jul 21, 2010
By gas tank or floor board
by: Eric

Hi... The normal location for the oil tank is either beneath the seat or in a compartment near the floor board on the body of the scooter near where your feet are when riding but opposite the leg shield (a small compartment held in place, usually, by a single screw).

You may need your carb cleaned, or you might try unscrewing the gas cap and just setting it on top and trying to start it (the cap may be faulty and not allowing the normal air exchange).

Good luck!

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