February 26, 2021
Recomend me a machine shop nearby
Not a bike related post but the tools are the same. Can anyone recommend an engineering shop on Dublin southside – Sandyford area, that could drill two 12 mm holes and put a 45 degree bevel into a hard plastic? I could attack it with my […]
February 26, 2021
Tyre pressure – rule of thumbL hot v cold ?
(Not sure if Ive asked this before, if I have apologies)
Read this a while back:
Bike Tyre Pressure Setting – 10% rule
MY manual recommends 32 PSI front solo. I run 36. I found this out by testing as follows:
February 22, 2021
Temp gauge not working
So my temp gauge isn’t working. A few places to look for the problem I think but looking for opinions…
Fuse – do single gauges have individual fuses? I don’t have a fuse box diagram so I’m flying blind.
Coolant sensor – as it’s an old girl I’m […]
February 21, 2021
best bike lift ?
right lads im in the market for a bike lift but want a good strong one
so im looking at the sealey MC454
or the unicraft MHB 455
anyone got eather of these ? or any other options ?
Source: best […]
July 30, 2020
07 Yamaha R1 – Rough Idle
I have a 2007 Yamaha R1 and the idle has gone pretty crappy after a recent track day.
The bike runs perfectly above about 3,000 RPM.
At idle though it’s pretty rough. When it’s cold the idle is a little higher and sounds perfect. Then when […]
June 29, 2020
Painting and flairing repairs.
Any one in the kerry/cork/limerick area with a good turn around time,doing this type of work.If not,any recommendations. Tryed Guy on DD kilkenny, no longer does it. Any ideas !
Source: Painting and flairing repairs.
June 22, 2020
Warranty that will cover Ireland?
Does anyone have any details of a warranty that will cover a second hand motorbike in Ireland? I see a lot of the UK dealers offer them with second hand bikes but they only cover Northern Ireland. Is there anyone offering warranties that cover down South? […]
June 18, 2020
How are we people?
Just thought that I would reinforce the old trick of tying back your brake lever overnight after bleeding your brakes, especially if you have a bit of a spongy lever. Did it last night on my FJR 1300 after replacing the front hoses, lever was coming back […]