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Old 09-18-2011, 18:15   #1 (permalink)
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XW 221 6 Cylinder improvements?

Hi all,

I've had my XW600 for about 12 years now and am now looking to throw a few dollars at it to hopefully make it more reliable as I would like to get it out a bit more and get a few more HP at the same time.

I basically asking for anyone out there who cares to put their 2 cents in regarding where the money would be best spent, ignition, carbs etc, and where the best places are to get the bits.
If there is a better place to post this, or somewhere where these answers may already be on the forum please advise.

I've already put headers on it, but its pretty much a stock 221ci six.


Thanks in advance for your input.
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Re: XW 221 6 Cylinder improvements?

mild cam would be the trick plus some head work.


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Re: XW 221 6 Cylinder improvements?

Cool, thanks for that.
Who still makes cam's for these? Where can I get them from?
Would putting a Pertronics Elec dizzy & coil on get me much gains?

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try crow cams not sure on the dissy you would have to get it graphed to suit not much gain there i would think.

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