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This Message Board has been in use in its current form since 2006, with just a few minor tweaks during the intervening 13 years. However, the time has...
Graeme @ Hitchcocks 0 482 Social / Other 12:31pm, 26th February, 2019 No one has replied yet
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Electra x electrical problem
Hi I have just fitted a new battery to my 2005 bullet Electra X, Engine starts great but when i switch it of with ignition key the engine continues ...
monkey hanger 12 192 Technical 04:43pm, 16th March, 2019 06:45am 19th March, 2019 by Norm
To start a foghorn
Someone may be interested. How The Lizard Cornwall Foghorn used to be started up. Now it is just a "squeaker."
papasmurf 3 100 Social / Other 03:26pm, 17th March, 2019 11:40pm 18th March, 2019 by Adrian
612 bullet first ride.
Holy shit! I thought I MUST have mucked up my maths as I was fitting a 21t gearbox sprocket... Err, no. Even with a close-ratio gearbox it'll p...
stinkwheel 6 191 Technical 07:33pm, 17th March, 2019 11:21pm 18th March, 2019 by Leon Novello
Spark delay
Hi Has anyone used or recommend the Spark delay unit for the Electra X that Hitchcock sell. I understand it can help prevent damage to the Sprag bear...
monkey hanger 2 36 Technical 07:21pm, 18th March, 2019 11:19pm 18th March, 2019 by Adrian
Wanted please
Hi folks , I’m looking to buy an intercepter tt7 road scrambler and a fireball 250 scrambler , would anyone have these for sale please ? Can collec...
p11andy 7 230 Bikes For Sale 08:41pm, 14th March, 2019 01:34pm 18th March, 2019 by Cleggy
Electra Spark Delay Unit
I am aware of how misfire can damage the sprag clutch and fitting a hitchcock spark delay unit may prevent this. I wonder if kickback when using the...
Cov Lad 27 411 Bikes For Sale 09:18am, 14th March, 2019 11:17am 18th March, 2019 by Wheaters
Kick start lever moving under power
My 350 bullet has always done this occasionally. If you set off more briskly than normal, the kickstart lever will pivot itself down about halfway the...
stinkwheel 1 67 Technical 07:43pm, 17th March, 2019 08:08pm 17th March, 2019 by Bullet Whisperer
Speedometer kmh showing wrong
Hi friends Been a while since I was in here so maybe this topic already has been discussed. Anyhow; my speedo is showing wrong spped. It's in kmh...
Bikerterje 23 476 Technical 07:31pm, 11th March, 2019 05:44pm 17th March, 2019 by Felix
Certificate of conformity
Hi everybody I live in France and I bought my second bullet, this time in Italy, but I only have got the Indian certificate of conformity (and the i...
PEK 6 218 Technical 06:30pm, 14th March, 2019 06:10pm 16th March, 2019 by Mark M
Himalayan front brake
Hi, Has anyone here tried replacing the front disc pads with the Ferodo item our hosts offer for the Himalayan? Was there any improvement in braking? ...
Paul 6 217 Technical 07:52pm, 9th March, 2019 09:04am 16th March, 2019 by Boxerman
Johnny Brittain Has passed away
For those who may not know Johnny who won the ISDT along with many other trials for RE has passed away after a short Illness on 7th March according t...
Super45 3 168 Social / Other 01:19pm, 14th March, 2019 10:08am 15th March, 2019 by enfield_trials
just to be clear for a green RE owner - Aethelric suggests to stop the bike on the decompressor to save the sprag .. in what way does this help the lo...
twosheds 5 241 Technical 06:11pm, 11th March, 2019 10:40am 14th March, 2019 by Norm
Classic Chrome Bullet
Selling my Classic chrome Bullet 500. One owner from new since May 2017. Carefully ridden at 50-60 mph for 4800 miles on unsalted rural roads by retir...
Ray.F 1 186 Bikes For Sale 01:43pm, 8th March, 2019 09:11am 14th March, 2019 by Cov Lad
Albion Gearbox Id?
Hi all, recently acquired 2 gearbox casings and been told they're Albion. I'm more of a Burman man myself but think they may be Enfield- relat...
Stoo63 11 202 Technical 08:55pm, 12th March, 2019 09:52pm 13th March, 2019 by Stoo63
Starting problem
I have just fitted a Mk1 Amal carburettor kit to my 350 Bullet. Unfortunately it is difficult to start. After “tickling” the carb and applying ful...
GTRMikie 15 433 Technical 04:11pm, 12th February, 2019 07:39pm 13th March, 2019 by John R
Replacement Fork springs
Basic question but does it matter which way up the dual rate springs (both legs the same of course) are installed. The springs are supplied by Hitchc...
Graham43 24 443 Technical 09:35am, 11th March, 2019 04:18pm 13th March, 2019 by Felix
Pulled head studs
Hi guys. Amongst the electrical failures of last month on my 1996 Indian 535cc (dual coil and regulator) I’d almost forgotten the unexpectedly loos...
ChrisD 12 280 Technical 02:02pm, 8th March, 2019 07:25am 13th March, 2019 by Mark M
Rubber rear light loop ??
I have just fitted the rubber encased rear light suggested for use on 'trials' bikes. It bolts through the rear mudguard obviously - but - wh...
Graham43 2 102 Technical 09:28am, 12th March, 2019 09:23pm 12th March, 2019 by Graham43
Open Face Helmet
I had an occasion to use the complimentary open face helmet that came with my Pegasus C5 the other day, the first time I've worn an open face sinc...
RoSy 7 273 Social / Other 06:54pm, 11th March, 2019 04:18pm 12th March, 2019 by Jamesy

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