The Workshop

June 2, 2019

Bazzaz qs4 problem

Bazzaz qs4 problem Any go to bazzaz dealers on this isle. Have one that’s not working. Box is lighting up all wired correctly. Switch working. Must be the control unit. Probably just be told it’s as cheap to buy a new one anyway but no harm finding out Source: Bazzaz qs4 problem […]

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June 2, 2019

OIL SEALS -replacement parts

OIL SEALS -replacement parts Gents, Is there anywhere in Dublin /Leinster area where i can buy replacement oil seals over the counter. The Water pump oil/water seal on my bike is weeping slightly and i dont want to wait for for the delivery if i order on line. I presume there a standard/regular size […]

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May 31, 2019

Tank Respray

Tank Respray Recently bought myself a k6 gsxr 750, the bike in general is very clean, having only had one previous owner and being an Irish bike with low miles. The issue is the previous owner seems to have been quite fond of clipping the fuel nozzle off the tank and has taken 4 […]

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May 26, 2019

ktm 690 smcr engine rattle.

ktm 690 smcr engine rattle. Noticed a rattle the other day on the bottom end sounds like crank bearing has shat itself. checked the cam chain tensioner and looked at the valves ,all seems ok that side who would be handy with ktms and well able to split open the engine and […]

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May 25, 2019

Any garage that can replace wheel bearings over the weekend?

Any garage that can replace wheel bearings over the weekend? I bought a Koyo wheel bearing kit, but it turns out I can’t remove the old bearings myself. I’m looking for a garage that can take the old ones out and install the new ones. I’m in Dublin, but would travel to surrounding […]

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May 25, 2019

XT660X Wont start, no spark

XT660X Wont start, no spark Drove the bike yesterday, no problems. Went to go for a spin this morning but wont start. Has petrol, in neutral, kill switch is off, side stand up. Took the spark plug out, there is no spark. Any ideas? Change spark plug? […]

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May 23, 2019

2.5L Rocket III Stroker

2.5L Rocket III Stroker Thought ye lads might like a bit of hardcore pornography :lbhbh: After 8 months lead time, my stroker billet crank with welded on gears, and Carrillo H beam rods landed today. This will be the 1st increased displacement Rocket III engine in the world. The new Rocket 3 is 2457cc, […]

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May 23, 2019

I'm having some trouble getting it nice and firm..

I’m having some trouble getting it nice and firm.. So much so that the wife complains that her hand is sore from pulling on it. In fact, despite our best efforts we have only managed to get it half as hard as it was before. You can imagine our frustration, having pumped repeatedly while […]

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