Hi; I am new to this group. Having just bought this e find that even with only a slight throttle it will jump out and in again in 1.st gear. What is wrong and how to cure this problem?
Thanks foe any useful hints.
Hi there, I have an a 1982 xl500s trail bike. Engine has just been rebuilt - starts ok but runs erratically at low revs and gets very hot. It has had new valves, new air cut off valve in carburettor. No air leaks that I can see, carb has been cleaned, jets etc. Running out of ideas, any...
Just rebuilt my Honda XL500s 1979 which I've had from new, first time back on the road since 1990
The problem I have is a noise from the spedo head, at first I though it was the drive then cable but with cable disconnected from the head unit the noise has gone, so I'm presuming it must...
Hi all, really struggling to find a set of exhaust flanges and collars for my XL500s, have however found a set for the XBR500, does anybody know if they will fit my XL, don't mind making any slight modifications.
Hi all - I have a US spec '79 XL500s-Z and I want to eliminate the US crankcase breather/collector, does the UK version have a plain pipe from crank case to air inlet rubber? Has anybody any other solution?
just bought a 1981 Honda xl500s and new to this type of bike, (usually do 2 strokes, don't hold it against me !!) upon inspection its going to be needing a lock set, ignition, helmet and steering lock, can't seem to find a set anywhere are they still available either new or used...
Hi, can anyone give me the the dimensions for a rear disc brake swingarm for xr250/400...i am looking for the distance from pivot to axle and the width of the swingarm at the pivot where it fits into frame as i am looking to convert my xl500s to rear disc.
Hi, can anyone tell me which is the Headlamp lighting coil ...... ... is it the small paper covered coil or the one that sits on top of it or the larger coil that sits opposite the other two coils.
I am breaking the above or selling as a job lot. The bike is complete with some parts removed and boxed. It was a runner before being stripped for a re-paint. I have one picture on the xr forum but will take more if required.
As a guide to a price for the job lot a work colleague has...