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  1. Transalp
    The exhaust headers on the transalp, are a sight for sore eyes. Surface rust galore! I've been considering heat wrapping the headers, which I've done previously on car exhaust manifolds. If I was to heat wrap the bike exhaust, with it being open to the elements, if it gets soaked from rain...
  2. Africa Twin
    Quick question: How regular should engine oil be topped up to reach the middle of the dipstick again. Seems my RD07A needs a top up about once a month. Shes not smoking visibly and runs pretty good.
  3. XL
    hi just rebuilt my 125r,rebore piston rings valve guides valves and seals, cracked the top of the exhaust guide when inserting for about 5mm where the stem seal goes, only run engine for 2 miles, and it is smoking abit , should i run her a few more miles or should i have changesd the exhaust...
  4. Chatter
    With all the debate going on about E-Cigs, I was wondering if anyone here was using them and having success with ditching the **** ? I've not had a cigarette since 3rd May, not actually given anything up, just substituted smoking with 'vaping' .
  5. Transalp
    11:00 hours, Hotel Casale dei Greci car-park, Adrano, Sicily, April 17th, 2014. Still there in the morning ... but with a Flat Rear ! Fortunately, tyre puncture repair shop next door to hotel ! Sheltering from Siciian deluge. East-bound along Mount Etna ring-road (North). Linguaglossa...
  6. Dominator / FMX
    Hi Dominators. I've got a RD08, 25,000 miles old Domi that's just started smoking heavily on cold starting, any ideas? 5 minutes on tickover and the smoke dissappears for the rest of the day. This problem used to appear for a few days after an oil and filter change so I've always been careful...
  7. Chatter
    Tea total non smoking white male seeking company with like minded.....:toothy9: 2nd December got a job interview in the city just need a bed for the night before, can anyone help????
  8. Dominator / FMX
    hi all, i've been having some valve clearance problems over the last few days and was wandering if any one can help me out? its a 1988 nx650, running pretty much fine before apart from a bit of clicking coming from right exhaust valve (i think) when cold. i adjusted the valves at what i...
  9. Chatter
    11 Hurt In Plunge 'Fleeing From Devil' - Yahoo! News UK Sad because of the kids involved... but you have to wonder :confused: There's nought as queer as folks as they say :confused:
  10. XR
    My xr's been smoking a bit on the overrun and when it first starts up. Decided to try a mineral oil instead of a semi-synthetic oil. Had a problem finding some at first but did find a Valvoline motorcycle oil 4T mineral oil. Will try it this weekend and see if it stops the smoking. Didn't...
  11. Chatter
    BEFORE you lot think that I'm talking about a dispicable nicotine habit let me assure you that I'm talking about smoking food!!! I've thought about smoking my own food for a couple of years but only just got round to putting my plan into action.... All thanks to Jen's requirements (and nothing...
  12. Chatter
    :D :D and I didn't even need to say anything. Hows the colour in your toes lately. Oh and Stormforce, if your reading this the same goes for you honey. Got some lovely photos for you :D:D
  13. Chatter
    .... that's what I'll be doing this weekend :thumbup: Ive read Alan Carrs book - didnt work Ive had patches - gave me headaches Ive done the hypnotherapy - waste of money Ive had accupuncture - didnt work I went cold turkey last year and stayed off for 3 months but put on 2 plus stones...
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