The Workshop

August 23, 2019

CB450 Shocks – shorten/replace ?

CB450 Shocks – shorten/replace ? I’ve been slowly working slowly through the never-ending to-do list of jobs on the ’72. Have to deal with this one before it ends up destroying the two silencers on me as well: Link to Photo (1288 kB) The shocks on her are about half an inch too long […]

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August 20, 2019

full exhaust paint ?

full exhaust paint ? well folks whats the best exhaust paint ? Source: full exhaust paint ?

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August 19, 2019

what pilot and main jets to use

what pilot and main jets to use folks i have a 1982 yamaha rd 350 lc,it has standard jets (220) in it at present but runs terrible, motor was fully rebuilt recently 200 miles so far but dies after second gear, she has micron end cans and foam air pods instead of […]

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August 15, 2019

When engines go bad

When engines go bad A bit of a catastrophe going on in here. Let’s see how bad it got it Source: When engines go bad

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August 15, 2019

S21r vrs s22

S21r vrs s22 Need new rubber up front The bike has 21r at the min which is grand Is there much of a step up in the s22 ? Thanks Source: S21r vrs s22

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August 12, 2019

zx6

zx6 How much should i expect to pay to get the valves , checked , and adjusted if necessary, ? It,s a 98 zx6. Source: zx6

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August 12, 2019

cnut of a bike to work on

cnut of a bike to work on First major job done on my k1200rs beemer. Clutch and rear main seal. What a cnut of a bike to work on. It fought me all the way. Solid four days grafting to change a fuppin clutch. No surprise the stealers charge so much to work on […]

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August 9, 2019

Kawasaki clutch basket holder – Load of please :-)

Kawasaki clutch basket holder – Load of please :-) Wondering if anyone has one I can borrow? I have the “vice grips” universal thing but the bolt is so tight, its starting to cause a little wear on the basket. Im fitting the slipper clutch off the newer model so dont care too much […]

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