I have recently purchased a XR250 project - Frame number HMME03-5700255 & Engine number ME08E-2314517 I'm trying to identify the year and model ? The cylinder head is off with a bent exhaust valve, and damaged guide. What might have caused this to happen :eek:
Guy turned up at the H cafe bike night last night on a brand new Yamaha R1M... He only had a woman pull out in front of him just down the road from the cafe 5 mins before he turned up and slid it down the road...:eek: It was all scraped down the left side. He seemed fairly matter of fact about...
First of all hi to every one! Newbie here!
will try not to mess up too much.....!
Does anybody have a wiring diagram for an 2002 125 Vara?
I have followed a link on here but its dead, (unsuprisingly as it was from 2012!) Honda Motorcycles - Honda XL125 Varadero XL 125 V Wiring Diagram.pdf -...
In the next few days il be collecting my first 2001 xl650 Transalp :eek:. The bike has a standard exhaust that needs replacing so when i replace the end can i was going to do a de cat also. i am just wondering if anyone on the forum has done a de cat? Also is there any performance gain??
New to the forum just got myself a 99 AT and it came with chrome mirrors (which i don't like) looking to change back to original spec.I got the left side via ebay just looking for the right side now.Any help??
Also my screen is scratched and looking for another.
Swedish Police R1200GS
I stopped by at my favourite garage at lunchtime.
Aha, the new R1200GS.
Wait a minute! What this? Strobos, radio, Antenna, extra switches, a loudspeaker?
An unmarked Police bike...
HI, Can any one advise me on the correct pressures for Bridgestone 023 tyres fitted to a 08 varadero,
Bridgestones web site recomends 2.5 front & 2.9 rear , to me 2.9 (42 psi) rear seems far to high !
Wheel Oil Beef Hooked
"Now it appears BMW is in the final process of selling Husqvarna to KTM; itself owned by the massive Indian firm Bajaj."
Quote from MCN
never heard of Bajaj so I googled them
Kawasaki Ninjas :eek:
:eek:and maybe soon Husqvarna
Not doing too bad for a "tuk tuk"...
Hi, Hope some one can shed some light on a problem I am having on my comuter bike :(
The bike is a 2008 Honda CG125 ES with 21,000 miles,
The problem I have got is that it will not start when I press the starter, all that happens is the neutral light dims, if I put the bike in gear and rock...
Cleaning and gapping my plugs tonight, getting ready to take out the front left plug (whilst on the bike):
remove spark lead - check
put my finger in there for some reason - check
finger came out wet - oh dear
pondered over the mystery pool residing in the hole - there should be a drain hole...
Just bought a Oxford Monster Disc Lock in Bright yellow for my Black and Gold 98 AT and guess what. It wont fit the front disc.........Hells Bells.:mad:
Can get it on the back sprocket but not where I wanted it.
Anyone found a disc lock that does fit the front brake disks:confused:
Just been to town with the Autosol on my AT's wheels but the rims are still looking a bit sorry for themselves. (Well, the non-pitted bit are looking luvverly :D)
Is there a better way of doing it or will they need to be professionally done?
Dont know if any of you remember my hunt for a auto 4 wheel drive well I found one its a automatic 300tdi disco.
Anyone got any hints and tips about em. Just had to replace the alty as it failed noticed an odd tappin form motor so doin clearances tomorrow or could be an injector????
DOnt know what the weather is like where you are but in wales we have been having thunder and lightening for the last 2 hours. Dont like thunder storms. (or spiders for that matter) and Mr Mabel will be out for the night so I have a dark house, thunder and lightening all I need is for incy...