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I've been thinking.
I know! Dangerous practice!I'm just about to lay up one of my bikes (the precious one) for the winter.If I leave the tank empty it might rust (it ...
PeteF 13 389 Technical 03:42pm, 28th October, 2018 12:06pm 30th October, 2018 by fm12
Burning and leaking oil
To me this suggests knackered rings / bore. I bought my ild 612 back earlier this year - before parting with my cash the vendor started it and it s...
Andy C 6 307 Technical 09:24pm, 28th October, 2018 08:02pm 29th October, 2018 by Andy C
Ideas Factory... (or HELP!!!!)
Greetings, All! I've finally received all of my miscellaneous parts for the light switch in the casquette, the new lockset, and the new clutch/br...
StogieRob 5 160 Technical 08:40pm, 28th October, 2018 06:38pm 29th October, 2018 by stinkwheel
intercepter series 2 wanted
good afternoon folks , i am looking for a series 2 intercepter to buy please preferably restored or ? , i can collect (uk) many thanks for your re...
p11andy 5 395 Bikes For Sale 02:12pm, 20th September, 2018 06:32pm 29th October, 2018 by Marti
Someone educate me about resistor and non resistor spark plug caps
My set up is Pazon Ign, silicon HT lead, plain rubber plug cap, NGK Iridium plug on my 03 Iron barrel. Ive just read a load of info but the only down ...
RoSy 4 233 Technical 06:12pm, 28th October, 2018 11:53am 29th October, 2018 by Adrian
Is the Goldie Exhaust too loud for prolonged noise exposure?
Hi, I ended up taking an unexpected 700 mile round trip to my son in Falmouth in the summer, on my C5 classic EFI (Euro IV). The previous owner had fi...
25Tom 12 632 Technical 08:15am, 13th September, 2018 08:57am 29th October, 2018 by Graham43
National Motorcycle Museum
Probably not news to most people who visit this message board but I can't recommend a visit to the National Motorcycle Museum too much. As a novic...
colinp 0 120 Social / Other 05:15pm, 28th October, 2018 No one has replied yet
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1956 500 Twin Gearbox - what is this?
Hi, I have been looking into my gearbox (4 speed) with a view to changing the kickstart shaft O ring and generally checking, lubricating and cleaning ...
colinp 7 240 Technical 11:22am, 24th October, 2018 05:02pm 28th October, 2018 by colinp
1926 350 Std Model Help Required
All, We have a beautiful 1926 Std Model 350 with very little reference to work from. We're struggling to find a few key engine components - ...
Maverick 1 234 Technical 12:17pm, 15th October, 2018 09:27pm 26th October, 2018 by Hopeless Rider
Tyre Choice
Looking for tyre recommendations for 19" rims as fitted to my Bullet. My favourite tyres are currently Avon Roar Riders, but they seem to be unvail...
Andy C 10 581 Technical 05:01pm, 11th October, 2018 09:20pm 26th October, 2018 by JTL
Bar end mirrors
I am going to fit a set of bar end mirrors so decided to start taking the old grips off for replacement with open ended diamond pattern grips I found ...
Lord-Toady 6 350 Technical 01:28pm, 27th September, 2018 06:36pm 25th October, 2018 by stinkwheel
Continental GT Resurrection
OldBoy67 8 375 Social / Other 04:59pm, 21st October, 2018 05:19pm 25th October, 2018 by OldBoy67
Puncture
I got that sinking feeling riding my C5 at the weekend and had a flat back tyre. I managed to get back home slowly and can't see anything obvious ...
Danny 8 366 Technical 07:43am, 17th October, 2018 03:10pm 25th October, 2018 by Danny
VM28 Jetting
I purchased a Mikuni VM28-49 to replace my old, tired Mikcarb. I found the thing on eBay, and the seller was out of Rexburg, ID, which is only a few h...
TONUPBOY 20 692 Technical 12:08am, 27th September, 2018 11:01am 24th October, 2018 by Presto
Replacing metal fork shrouds
Hi is it easy to remove these metal fork shrouds and replace them with the rubber type fork gaiters? I am not keen on the way these cover everything ...
Lord-Toady 20 677 Technical 02:00pm, 11th October, 2018 06:00pm 23rd October, 2018 by stinkwheel
Upgrade
Hai am Elvis, I own a 1992 350 bullet. Crank of 10.5kgs, mikcarb carburettor, basic air filters and all them basic components. I was hoping to give ...
Elvis 11 511 Technical 04:52pm, 19th October, 2018 05:40pm 23rd October, 2018 by Wayne
Bath clean air zone and motorcycles
this from MAG press release re Bath CAZ - its worth supporting as suggested below. On 16th October 2018 Bath & North East Somerset Council launche...
mart 2 162 Social / Other 06:19pm, 22nd October, 2018 07:40pm 22nd October, 2018 by mart
Fuel level light classic chrome
Has anyone changed the fuel level indicator bulb on a classic chrome? It seems to be a really tight space to work in, and surely there must be an easy...
Ken10 2 109 Technical 08:03pm, 21st October, 2018 11:17am 22nd October, 2018 by Ken10
Continental GT ECU re-set
Hi Guys, I’ve just purchased a 2015 Continental GT. The previous owner removed the air box and fitted an open cone type air filter (not sure of the...
Dm2006 1 180 Technical 09:35am, 20th October, 2018 10:11am 22nd October, 2018 by Dan H
Would a loose alternator rotor cause latchy starting?
I've been neglecting my late Indian 350 bullet classic because of my 612 project. I'm due to go on a big run on it next weekend so I thought I...
stinkwheel 2 160 Technical 09:17pm, 21st October, 2018 12:08am 22nd October, 2018 by stinkwheel

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