The Workshop

February 17, 2018

Dunlop Qualifier D209: opinions?

Dunlop Qualifier D209: opinions? Hi guys, I’m going to pick up my new bike (CBR 600 RR ’09) next month from the dealer, who is fitting it with new Dunlop Qualifier (D209) tyres. Has anyone used the above extensively and can give me an opinion? I always rode bikes in a country where […]

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February 17, 2018

front fork stanchion

front fork stanchion Have a spare Honda Valkyrie front fork stanchion that has a bit of a bend in it. Who around Dublin straightens them? Thanks Source: front fork stanchion

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February 15, 2018

Halfords 20% Off motorbike oil

Halfords 20% Off motorbike oil Folks, Noticed that Halfrauds have a sale on at the minute with 20% off oil. I got 4 litres of Castrol Power 1 racing for 39 Euro, normally almost 50 quid. :thumbsup2: Never thought to ask how long the sale is on for…. Source: Halfords 20% Off […]

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February 13, 2018

Key / Barrell problem

Key / Barrell problem My key stopped working well a while ago, took a good bit of fiddling to get the bike steering lock off and then some jiggling to start. I got some blank keys cut about 3 months ago and they worked perfectly but now I’m getting the same thing. Is […]

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February 13, 2018

Metal Plate

Metal Plate Im looking to get a metal plate made up preferably from aluminum plate. Anyone in Limerick that could do this. See attached pics.. Measurements in CM Cheers Attached Images Boat Hold.PNG (408.3 KB) Eng hold.PNG (21.9 […]

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February 13, 2018

How Often do you Wax

How Often do you Wax I swapped to wd40 chain wax on my bike. How often should I apply this? I’ve a daily 20km total commute Monday to Friday. Is once a month enough or should I be putting a bit on every weekend. Also it seems to take a couple of rides to […]

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February 12, 2018

Wheel building

Wheel building Hey :bikerie: Can anyone point me in the direction of someone to build up some spoked wheels. Have all the parts needed. And closer the midlands the better if at all possible. Thanks Source: Wheel building

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February 12, 2018

2000 Blackbird

2000 Blackbird Hi guys would appreciate some help, had my bike on change for a day due to a flat battery, battery took a charge, removed charge and went to start her, ignition powered up but when i hit the starter i got a “BANG” and that was the end of that. so […]

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