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  1. Cam Chain Tensioners

    I have a 2002 Varadero coming up to 30K miles and I was wondering how the CCTs typically hold up on a Varadero? The CCT seems to be a bit of a weakness with Hondas. (Changed the CCT twice on my 53K Blackbird.)
  2. tyres for a blackbird

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Sorry guys, I know this is unorthodox, but i trust the advice i get on mate`s blackbird is in need of new tyres...can anyone recommend something? he does not do any track or anything of the sort, so its basically good grip for motorway driving and a long life tyre... thanks in...
  3. For Sale: 2007 blackbird for sale

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    My Blackbird is up for sale so i thought i would put it on here also 2007 (the last year!! on a 56 plate), Met Black owned by me from new (was Honda of bournemouths demo but was only ever ridden by me as the wife bought it the day they put it on the road) MRA vari screen rear mounted twin...
  4. Thoughts on my Trans(Alp)formation from a Blackbird "Pilot"

    Collected my 2003 Alp earlier this month with 12500 miles on clock. Now showing 12950, would have been more but I had to accompany She who must be obeyed ( SWMBO ) to the NEC for three days to assist in her dogging hobby ( Ahem! ) So far I have discovered that: Overtakes need more planning, some...
  5. Any former Blackbird pilots???

    I find myself considering a change of bike and I'm looking at the Super Blackbird. Just wondered if any current Varadero riders have any experiences of them? Ta :)
  6. Blackbird

    Anyone ever owned a Blackbird. Possibly thinking of adding one or a VFR 800 to the fleet. I've had a VFR before so I know what there like but, only had a test ride so far on a Blackbird. Any observations, views regarding fuel consumption, range, reliabilty etc would be useful. Thanks in...