Riot Questions and Issues - Redline UTV Forums - Redline Riot & Redline Revolt Community
Engine For Discussing the Redline engine topics!

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-10-2016, 07:38 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Oregon City, Oregon
Posts: 96
Riot Questions and Issues

Playing around with Riot I just got and have some questions aand found some issues I would appreciate input on:


1. Is there a recommended brand of coolant to use?
2. Mine is hard to start when cold and won't idle until it warms up some. Is this normal?
3.I occasionally see the yellow check engine light blinking but not always. How do I troubleshoot for issues? Manual says "see dealer". Could this be connected to hard starting and idle issue? Also smells like it is running rich. Seller told me he just cleaned MAP sensor. Wondering if this is an issue. I thought I read somewhere on here about re-flashing the ECU?
4. When driving and let off the throttle as buggy slows down I hear a high pitch squel sound from clutch/belt area.
Mainly does it as buggy is nearing a stop engine is returning to idle.


Thanks for any input!
Dockmaster is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-10-2016, 08:47 PM
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,288
Re: Riot Questions and Issues

PM sent
Pilot is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-07-2016, 08:03 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Oregon City, Oregon
Posts: 96
Re: Riot Questions and Issues

Following up on my cold start and check engine light issues. I took the Riot to Randy at Weber Power. He ran the diagnosis software with no obvious issues or sensor faults. He did find that despite being an 09 Riot it had a very old file in the ECU. Not sure if it was changed by someone along the way or came that way from Redline. Randy re-flashed the ECU to the latest file and it made a big difference. Starts up and idles much easier now even when cold and there is no more check engine light flashing. Randy is a great guy and was a huge help. I highly recommend doing business with him.
Dockmaster is offline  
Reply

  Lower Navigation
Go Back   Redline UTV Forums - Redline Riot & Redline Revolt Community > Technical > Engine

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Redline UTV Forums - Redline Riot & Redline Revolt Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome