A motorcycle. This is motorcycle forum right.
Merry Christmas to everyone. This time of year brings everybody together. I may have landed a deal on an old Honda.
It worked. More to come I hope.
I zip tied the clutch cable to the down tube of the frame to keep it away from the headers.
Make sure that the clutch cable clears the header pipe and not melt to it. Nice looking exhaust and better looking bike.
On one of my engines the drive chain broke and snapped off the starter motor braking the block where the starter nose fits into. After being...
The repair can only be verified with a picture.
It's nice to point at your wife and see how hot she is.:)
If you use the rag technique soak the rag in oil to keep the rag from burning. I have tuned my bike with and without the blocking tool with good...
That dog needs a helmet!
Take a camera and send us a lot of pictures.
Check to see if the kill switch got bumped to the off position. Oh yes welcome to the forum.
See the XJ4EVER banner flashing in the top right corner. Click it he has delete plug for the tach drive.
CAR....... game on!
You will have to be careful not to knock the bike over. Turning the wheel by hand will leed to dirty hands.;)
The Paris show I never miss. I camp from Thursday night in the parking lot to Sunday in the infield.
See if this link works, I made a post about...
I go every year but I completely forgot. Kicking myself for missing it. Did you go? It keeps getting bigger every year.
It will not take too many kegs of beer to get the bike ready to ride. Welcome to the forum.
Would warn swingarm bushings cause a wobble?
The worst thing I saw during this heat wave was a guy driving a diaper truck.
There few other members in this area.
Unscrew the spark plug cap and lop off about 1/4 inch of wire and reinstall the cap. Welcome to the forum. Is it as hot there as it is here. It's...
I stand corrected.
You are upset at Simmy but remember he is a part of the family. My heart drop when reading this. This is my 1000 message. I'm glad is on this thread.
I got to type faster. Good work @k-moe
The cam chain dose not need to broke. Remove the sprockets on the cams then pull the cam out after removing the cam caps . Be sure to keep the...
Those are not directions, they are manufacturers suggestions.
Was lucky enough to meet fellow XJ'er XJPilot.
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I tried to load some pictures but showed up sideways. I may post them that way . You may just have to tilt your head to see them.
I think that something is wrong with this site I tried to upload some pictures and they turned sideways to.
[ATTACH] I stopped them before they could get away.
Check for spark. Remove one plug and rest it on the head . Crank the engine over and look for spark.
What size do you need?
Use Polock's method only if you do not like the ceiling in your shop.
Talk about a skid mark.
Don't knock it till you ride a mile in their shoe.
I can't help you, but that's one dirty finger!
I will be attending for the morning. The hunt for parts will start. I have to go to work in the afternoon to pay for the parts I find.
If you do enough sandblasting on the porch you will have your own private beach. Will you have this bike ready for Paris?
Also a bit of valve lapping compound on the screwdriver tip will add some grip.
Sounds like a weak battery. Do a voltage reading across the battery while cranking the the bike.
Does the wife know that you have her good measuring cup?
Technical question. With a hose in the filler cap where do you add oil?
Has anyone ever been part of or owned a shop that rented out work bays to work on your own bike? I think it would be cool to own a shop like this.
We need pictures !
Heat the wire first the apply the solder to the joint.
I should not say all Locktite products just the 515 and 518 sealer. I use Locktite thread locker weekly and work with no problems. After...
I have had no success with the Locktite brand but good results with the Yamabond sealant.