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Forum: Airheads 07-17-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6,507
Views: 1,304,804
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Wish I could. She's a beauty... ...but the...

Wish I could. She's a beauty...

...but the mods won't let me post attachments.

:cry
Forum: Airheads 07-17-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,368
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
I needed something reliable to pick up...

I needed something reliable to pick up Harley-Davidson parts.:lol3
Forum: Airheads 07-14-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Thanks guys. Time to slap 'em on and go.

Thanks guys. Time to slap 'em on and go.
Forum: Airheads 07-14-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Another dumb tire question.

I just got my Dunlop K70's.

Very impressive tread. Look like they will be great with all the road construction going on around here right now.

No directional arrow?

Is it because it is a...
Forum: Regional forums 07-06-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,269
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
This is what I always use.:D ...

This is what I always use.:D

http://www.wherethefuckshouldigotoeat.com/
Forum: Airheads 07-05-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,153
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Thank you. This thread is exactly what I needed...

Thank you. This thread is exactly what I needed to see.

Putting my order in tomorrow.:rofl
Forum: Airheads 06-25-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,106
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Thank. I'm just worried about the rubbing.Can't...

Thank. I'm just worried about the rubbing.Can't afford to to this twice since she is my only transportation.
Forum: Airheads 06-25-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,106
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Tire question...very specific...size-wise...

...but just to make this interesting....

I used to run Dunlop Qualifiers on my Shovelhead when I first got it on the road. Never really had a problem with them, except the rear was wearing down to...
Forum: Airheads 05-24-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 478
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
$9 per side for a complete assembly. Not...

$9 per side for a complete assembly.

Not bad. Thanks Bill.

Now let's see how many miles I put on before they get here.
Forum: Airheads 05-24-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 478
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Lost a tickler cap.

Gotta admit, this little /5 is doing nothing but impressing me every day. She just wants to go and go and go. Lost my speedo needle a while back when it was bouncing around, but who needs to know how...
Forum: Airheads 04-28-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 605
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Loose pushrods?

Getting a funny knocking on the left side that all my years of running solid lifters tells me that I have loose pushrods.

Problem is...I ain't entirely sure where to start. I know where they are,...
Forum: Airheads 04-27-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Really??? So...I clean all the contacts on...

Really???

So...I clean all the contacts on the starter relay, check the battery cables for good connections (Fred), and pull both carbs for cleaning and reassembly. Charged the battery and...
...
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 686
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Bing-a-long-a bit-more (Wanna rebuild 'em)

Can anyone recommend a good, complete rebuild kit for the stock Bing carbs on a '70 R60/5?
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Okay...so here's what's happened so far; Had...

Okay...so here's what's happened so far;

Had her on the trickle charger for a while. Starter was spinnin' like she was new. Carbs were floodin' like they were 50 years old...

but she started.
...
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 589
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=21...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=21268161#post21268161
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
You're not the first to mention the cables, Bill....

You're not the first to mention the cables, Bill. I'm gonna get on that in the morning.
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 589
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
New guy with an Airhead.

Just thought I'd say "Hello".

I recently became the proud (unwitting) owner of a '70 R60/5. Beautiful little perfect white machine with just over 50,000 miles.I love it...when she starts.

Hope...
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Just thought I'd add (in case it helps) that I...

Just thought I'd add (in case it helps) that I had it in the clubhouse the other night (68 degrees) and took it outside the next morning (mid 30's). She started right up. Ran her up to the gas...
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Well Bill, the voltage is hanging at 13 volts...

Well Bill, the voltage is hanging at 13 volts when she's turning just fine and when she's feeling like she's about done.

Tarka. The starter is relatively new. The guy I bought her from had sunk...
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Battery is less that a week old. OEM standing at...

Battery is less that a week old. OEM standing at 13 volts. It was my first thought though, as the one it replaced couldn't hold a charge for more than a day. Battery is definitely good.

Starter is...
Forum: Airheads 04-25-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By Flying Kangaroo
Starter getting tired?

Hello fellow airhead nuts and victims. I have recently become the proud owner of a '70 R60/5. Been riding my old Shovelhead for 24 years and felt that another old, obsolete ride was in order.
...
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