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Forum: Airheads 06-03-2009, 06:04 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 126,731
Posted By Justinmarque
Okay...same thing. I think maybe that's how they...

Okay...same thing. I think maybe that's how they supposed to be. I rebuilt the entire shock as well including Progressives. Yes...those wiper rings are a rip off. 3/side too....????? Dive-y it...
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2009, 02:15 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 126,731
Posted By Justinmarque
Rebuilt the front forks using new progressive...

Rebuilt the front forks using new progressive springs. Used 7.5w (I think..whatver bmw spec is).

Maybe that's how they just are. I have nothing relative to compare them too. Only previous...
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2009, 11:26 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 126,731
Posted By Justinmarque
I was actually wondering about this the other...

I was actually wondering about this the other day. If you add more fork oil, will it "tighten" up the front shocks? Mine aren't quite as stiff as I'd like. Maybe I'm just not 100% used to riding a...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-15-2009, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,742
Posted By Justinmarque
I noticed that too...she's pretty throaty! Daddy...

I noticed that too...she's pretty throaty! Daddy like....:rilla
Forum: Old's Cool 05-14-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,742
Posted By Justinmarque
Blake is the man

Adjustment issue, that was all.

Everything seems to work (for now...). Took it for the 1st spin on a local highway this evening. Had power throughout all gears and had solid engine braking on...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-12-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,742
Posted By Justinmarque
My new job blocks the ADV forum (boo new job) so...

My new job blocks the ADV forum (boo new job) so I'm just jumping in.



Oh the rub....I've been telling myself that for months now. I ordered new bars and cables from Hucky and he's been so...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-12-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,310
Posted By Justinmarque
Kr25hm

Best I can tell... (http://www.vintagebike.co.uk/Bike%20Directories/Victoria%20Bikes/pages/Victoria-KR25HM-Aero-51.htm)
Forum: Old's Cool 04-07-2009, 04:44 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
seat pics as promised

This weekend...Tuesday, whateva. Also - The paint isn't going to be done for some time. I.e. if/when I get a garage and can take everything down to the frame. I'm not going to repaint anything...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-03-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 381
Views: 76,495
Posted By Justinmarque
wow...

Cheers man. Just read through your thread.

I am a moron when it comes to mechanics but started a rebuild myself. Took waaaay longer than you and I haven't had to rebuild the tranny (yet...). ...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-03-2009, 12:18 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Tank will be redone in matte black and yes, the...

Tank will be redone in matte black and yes, the monstrous front signals will be replaced w/ the same signals I went with on the rear. 1st priority for me now is to get the license plate mount made....
Forum: Airheads 04-03-2009, 11:40 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 126,731
Posted By Justinmarque
Perfectly normal....when I pulled mine I about...

Perfectly normal....when I pulled mine I about freaked out w/ the amount of metal on the magnet.

http://w6rec.com/duane/bmw/trans/
Forum: Old's Cool 03-31-2009, 11:04 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Blake said it....I bought it off Alkay. I...

Blake said it....I bought it off Alkay. I believe he made it.

Fiberglass mould. Synthetic leather upholstery. I'll try to take some higher res pics and post up this week.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-30-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Holy Crap

It's been a long time coming and many, many hours spent....but the bike is running.

Blake - A thousand thanks. Without him, I don't know if I could have puzzled some of this out (see electrical)....
Forum: Old's Cool 03-11-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 30,374
Posted By Justinmarque
Pure Gold...... :beer

Pure Gold......

:beer
Forum: Old's Cool 03-10-2009, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7,142
Views: 3,275,278
Posted By Justinmarque
http://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h207/justinmarqu...

http://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h207/justinmarque/Motorcycle/CafeBefore.jpg

:ksteve
Forum: Old's Cool 03-10-2009, 10:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,485
Posted By Justinmarque
I'll read up on Snowbums sight tonight. ...

I'll read up on Snowbums sight tonight.

Maybe it is the points...haven't done that.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-10-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,485
Posted By Justinmarque
Thanks guys. Valves have been adjusted. I...

Thanks guys.

Valves have been adjusted. I just recently put the K&N's on, was having the same issues with stock air filter/housing.


I've used the timing light and I'm reading at OT. I...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-10-2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,485
Posted By Justinmarque
Airhead tuning

I'm needing some guidance/suggestions here. I'm at a point where I'm stuck on my project - 1975, 75/6. I have a feeling it's a timing issue but I'm just guessing. I've adjusted the contact breaker...
Forum: Airheads 03-04-2009, 09:21 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 64,904
Posted By Justinmarque
Slick

I like the rear seat cowling. The mesh looks great.
Forum: Old's Cool 02-23-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,006
Posted By Justinmarque
What I would give to be an apprentice

...of some of you guys. Man, the knowledge/skill I see out there is phenomenal.

Keep it up! Very inspiring. Cool project.
Forum: Old's Cool 02-23-2009, 08:29 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
:shog I'm thinking about packing the...

:shog

I'm thinking about packing the muffler with glasspack and putting a tapered cap on the end. It's pretty loud as it is :shog

Blake actually gave me an idea on the battery...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-21-2009, 06:00 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Front Fender and Current Status

Last couple of bits I've gotten to have been the front fender and removing airbox in lieu of K&N's and relocated battery.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-21-2009, 05:54 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Rear Brake/Turn signal bracket

I had removed the monster rear fender and have no plans to have one. Where to put the brake/signals? I picked up some small LED's I liked the looks of. Designed a mounting bracket I could bolt to...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-21-2009, 05:46 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Bit of an updated

Those of you who've followed probably thought I'd given up w/ the long delay between the last posts. Not at all! I just ran into winter without a garage. She's been under cover for too long. ...
Forum: Racing 11-06-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 49,931
Posted By Justinmarque
Congrats!

I have the Team America song playing in my head now......
Forum: Old's Cool 11-05-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,731
Posted By Justinmarque
BMW Concept Bikes

These are def. not Old Skool but this is the only forum I frequent and I know we've got some BMW fans here.

The brother of my friend works for Motorrad USA and sent over some pics and press...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-27-2008, 08:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,069
Posted By Justinmarque
Nicely done!

Nicely done!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-24-2008, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,118
Posted By Justinmarque
Welkommen!

I bought a '75 75/6 in May and had very little overall mechanical knowhow and 0 in regards to BMW's.....

This place is a treasure trove of info. Great folks. I've posted lots of questions, most...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-20-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Okay...... Tach is non-function. Gonna get...

Okay......

Tach is non-function. Gonna get replaced with a Vapo but not yet on it's way.

I'll give it another stab tonight. That may answer my my plugs (especially right side) is sooty.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-20-2008, 10:30 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Timing....

So I busted out the strobelight and checked both heads. The timing on both is showing "OT".

The manual says it should be on "S" but in doing some online research, I'm finding that is for static...
Forum: Racing 10-20-2008, 10:24 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 49,931
Posted By Justinmarque
:super Good job fellas....bring it home!

:super

Good job fellas....bring it home!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-17-2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By Justinmarque
Very cool!

Very cool!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-15-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,958
Posted By Justinmarque
Paint looks fantastiche!

Paint looks fantastiche!
Forum: Old's Cool 10-14-2008, 12:14 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Yep...been through them and also have new...

Yep...been through them and also have new filters. Only 1 appeared to be clogged. I only checked on a recommendation from Dwayne across the street. Said he's run into more and more now that...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-14-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
My choke works although I've taken the choke...

My choke works although I've taken the choke cable out. Just do in manually in the vein of "removing everything I possibly can" I suppose I'll try again tonight and see if I just need to give it more...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-13-2008, 06:55 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Question Needing to cure the heat paint on the pipes b/c...

Needing to cure the heat paint on the pipes b/c I'm going to wrap them. Had a hard time getting the bike fired up. Finally got it going after doing the following: Took off the air filter>carb pipe...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-10-2008, 01:00 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
Waiting for some brake lights and 3rd party...

Waiting for some brake lights and 3rd party switch.

In the meantime, I've been cleaning and painting a few things.

Picked up the new battery. Will work on getting carbs synced this weekend. ...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-09-2008, 05:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,371
Posted By Justinmarque
damn...

...I only have about 700,000 adventure touring miles to go!

That is impressive. I'd love to hear some "and this one time..." stories from this dude.

Think he picked up a few tricks along the...
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2008, 05:22 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 126,731
Posted By Justinmarque
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Old's Cool 10-05-2008, 06:14 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,366
Posted By Justinmarque
handlebar headlight combo switch

1 step closer. Went through the electics a bit more and have traced the lack of headlight to the handlebar switch (#1 in the image below)

Trying to dissasemble. Harder than it would appear....
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