Re: Kick start problems for 1979 Motobecane

Bort Hoff /
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Belt drive engines don't engage as fast as other mopeds. You need to get more parts spinning faster. I have had my motobecane running from one kick on the stand, but i had a loose exhaust at the time. The exhaust makes so much backpressure its just hard enough so that you have to get it moving.

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