The Workshop

September 29, 2019

Alternative Running-in Technique

Alternative Running-in Technique How’ya lads. I’m looking at buying an MT10 in the next week or two and if I do, it will be my first ever brand new bike. I was reading the FZ10/MT10 forum to try find out in advance what the running in period is like on it… I […]

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September 28, 2019

Valve Removal……anyone here do it?

Valve Removal……anyone here do it? Anyone here able to pop 2 inlet valves out of a cylinder head for me? I’m in North Dublin. T.I.A Source: Valve Removal……anyone here do it?

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September 26, 2019

JOG Tuning

JOG Tuning Got a QS fitted by John during the week & I have to recommend him for his service & value for job done. TBH, he under valued his time. I’ll leave it at that! For anyone that doesn’t know him, he’s based near Tralee/Castleisland (Limk/Kerry area). An ex road racer […]

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September 25, 2019

Fabricator South Dublin

Fabricator South Dublin Anyone know of someone in South Dublin or Wicklow. Need to get a couple of pieces made up to drop the exhausts on a Street Triple R by an inch to fit a rack. Source: Fabricator South Dublin

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September 24, 2019

Yamaha Thundercat – jerky at midrange

Yamaha Thundercat – jerky at midrange Hi All, As the title suggests I have a thundercat (yes its and actual bike lol). Its jerky in the midrange for most gears (1-4) and wont accelerate properly in 5th and 6th. Running from 1-5k rpms is perfect, great bike around town but once Im […]

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September 24, 2019

Honda Vision 50 derestrict

Honda Vision 50 derestrict A mate of mine lives in Bray can anyone recommend someone in that area to derestrict his Honda Vision 50. He’s only getting max speed 50kph and wants to go a bit faster:lbhbh: Wouldn’t say any official Honda dealers would do it because I don’t know how legal or […]

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September 15, 2019

Honda CV Carb – anybody know there way round them ?

Honda CV Carb – anybody know there way round them ? Long story – kind of stuck on getting the Cb450 running right. She’s a ’72 bike;, with the original Keihin CV Carbs. Complex bloody things – made worse by 45 years of wear and tear. I’ve stripped the carbs and cleaned them – […]

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September 11, 2019

Leaking sump plug

Leaking sump plug Is friend has a sump that’s leaking oil. It looks like the previous owner cross threaded the nut and [email protected]@ked up the threads. Can’t find a replacement sump so what’s the best option for him. He’s in Cork if anyone has any recommendations on some business that could help him out. […]

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