My problem has now changed. When I first got it, I could start it, but when I gave it gas, the back tire wouldn't spin. The belt connecting the engine to the clutch would spin (and increase in speed when I gave it gas), but the back tire wouldn't go anywhere.So that was the problem when I got it. Now things seem to have changed a bit. I can start the engine, and even get the back tire sp
I just bought a 1980 Vespa Grande that go anywhere. The engine starts and idles just fine, the chain turns, but it seems that the clutch will not engage. I was told it is a centrifugal clutch, but I'm not certain of that. I'm looking for any help that I can get:1) Is it definitely a centrifugal clutch on the '80 vespa grande?2) If so, where can I buy a new or (preferably) refurbishe
Whereabouts do you live in Ohio?