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Kickstart a B5 bullet
Hi all, I do enjoy kick-starting my 2016 B5 bullet. It makes me feel manly as I stride out in my kevlar trousers, apply a bit of the 'choke' ...
Deanobats 5 177 Technical 07:35pm, 15th May, 2018 04:59pm 16th May, 2018 by Barry_Q
Headlight Operation
Just got a 1966 350 Bullet imported by a friend about 12 years ago. This is my first Bullet so I am trying to understand how it works especially the e...
Starfield 2 111 Technical 09:18pm, 29th April, 2018 07:33am 16th May, 2018 by Starfield
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I had a post about an idle problem on my Bullet. It contained about 7 replies. The complete history has been deleted. The only text remaining is the...
NicoV 1 98 Technical 04:02am, 16th May, 2018 04:10am 16th May, 2018 by NicoV
A ride on an unrestored, original Big head bullet.
Not every day you see one like this, never mind get to ride one ! ...
Bullet Whisperer 14 330 Social / Other 10:33pm, 14th May, 2018 08:34pm 15th May, 2018 by Adrian
BTH Magneto
Morning Chaps Slo Poke (fitted a BTH Magneto) started second kick, yesterday morning, but wouldn't respond to the throttle - well, unless you c...
Count Johnny 25 531 Technical 05:45am, 6th May, 2018 08:25pm 15th May, 2018 by Adrian
Gear changing on Meteor Minor
Hi all. I know very little about gearboxes, and would appreciate some advice. Recently the Albion gearbox on my Meteor Minor has been giving me proble...
ed.lazda 1 79 Technical 05:58pm, 15th May, 2018 07:22pm 15th May, 2018 by Marko
SMLE 0 45 Social / Other 06:04pm, 15th May, 2018 No one has replied yet
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1994 500 Bullet for sale
Im selling my 1994 500 Bullet. 4750 miles. it has the usual 4 speed gremlins. MOT to 11th June. I have flashers and the correct number plate which I w...
Martyn s 8 299 Bikes For Sale 11:27am, 11th May, 2018 01:19pm 15th May, 2018 by Martyn s
Indian Enfield Petrol Tap
I have an early (circa 1966) Indian 350 bullet which has a 1/4" BSP petrol tap fitting. The reserve position on my present tap no longer works despite...
Starfield 7 148 Technical 06:03pm, 14th May, 2018 11:18am 15th May, 2018 by Presto
Idle problem
My Bullet 500 (Jan 1999) starts well and runs beautifully. However, when waiting in front of red lights, or in a traffic jams, the engine often stalls...
NicoV 0 41 Technical 09:35pm, 14th May, 2018 No one has replied yet
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Lucas MN2L Magneto Sprocket removal - any ideas?
Hi, I am trying to remove the magneto sprocket on my 1956 500 Twin which is attached to its Lucas MN2l Magneto. It is a tapered sprocket (http://ht...
colinp 0 32 Technical 08:30pm, 14th May, 2018 No one has replied yet
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Timing cover thread
Hi,can anybody tell me the thread size for 65 continental gt 250 timing cover screws.thanks.
Stupot65 2 109 Technical 03:09pm, 13th May, 2018 12:07pm 14th May, 2018 by Stupot65
SMLE 6 243 Social / Other 12:13pm, 12th May, 2018 12:02pm 14th May, 2018 by Alan R
Broken teeth
Hello. I discovered some teeth broken off my rear sprocket on my 2010 classic 500 EFI. Any suggestions before getting started. I am currently sourcing...
Johnandrew 6 181 Technical 10:21pm, 13th May, 2018 11:53am 14th May, 2018 by Alan R
Front pegs
Anyone esle find the front foot pegs wide apart on the front ? when i sit on mine my legs are wide to avoid catching my legs on them, and because i ha...
bumpkin 3 117 Technical 03:35pm, 12th May, 2018 10:33am 14th May, 2018 by stinkwheel
Electra X wheel hubs
Do any of you clever people know if the front and rear hubs of the Electra X are shared with any other models? I need a pair for my latest project if...
Graham43 4 129 Technical 06:46pm, 12th May, 2018 09:38am 14th May, 2018 by Graham43
SMLE SPAKES EP02: Tyreing Afternoon...
SMLE 4 102 Social / Other 05:04pm, 13th May, 2018 07:13am 14th May, 2018 by Alan R
Leakage from distributor
My Bullet started leaking oil where the distributor is bolted to the engine (three bolts). I replaced the gasket, but it still leaks when I am driving...
NicoV 15 251 Technical 01:32pm, 8th May, 2018 10:02pm 13th May, 2018 by Adrian
ASBO 26 More trials and tribulations
As you probably know I am having no end of bother getting this sodding bike to run correctly... Today me and my mate Mark who's an engineer have r...
Tomshayes 0 63 Technical 07:48pm, 13th May, 2018 No one has replied yet
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Adjusting tappets
Hi I have had a go at adjusting my tappets as per this video here: I set tdc using the ampmeter and removed the cov...
Lord-Toady 13 354 Technical 10:45am, 3rd May, 2018 04:59pm 13th May, 2018 by Lord-Toady

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