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Forum: Battle scooters 07-08-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,388
Posted By wanderboy
well! chop chop :deal:fishie

well! chop chop :deal:fishie
Forum: Battle scooters 07-08-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,763
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb I'm 50# north of where you are and have started...

I'm 50# north of where you are and have started using my wife's starter scooter.
It's a '02 Silverwing that I bought used 3years ago for $3500 with 12k miles. It now has 21k on it and the tires...
Forum: The Garage 02-01-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,891
Posted By wanderboy
I agree!!! I have a Valkrie that I took on my...

I agree!!! I have a Valkrie that I took on my round the country tour. I (duh!!) :huh somehow managed to kill the battery 5 times in 6 weeks. When I got home the battery finally hit the dirt. My new...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-16-2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,297
Posted By wanderboy
:eek1 I'd pay good money to just stand outside...

:eek1 I'd pay good money to just stand outside the door and listen. :lol3 And my wife's a redhead also. and you should see the bruises I got for smackin' a skeeter off her temple without the Queens...
Forum: The Garage 05-27-2011, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,114
Posted By wanderboy
I suggest you do this (if it is a leak from the...

I suggest you do this (if it is a leak from the weld) during an oil change. And it would help if you lean the bike over leaving the weld on the upper side. this should keep the oil from contaminating...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-16-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3,636
Views: 1,569,447
Posted By wanderboy
:evil time to give this bike to her and get...

:evil

time to give this bike to her and get yourself another one.....or vice versa. yea.....that's the ticket, buy her a new bike....as an old friend told me "you cain't give nuthin' away, it all...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-15-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,697
Posted By wanderboy
Laugh MAN!!!! I'd buy this over a Harley any day!!!!...

MAN!!!! I'd buy this over a Harley any day!!!! Awwwwwsome
Forum: The Garage 04-12-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,813
Posted By wanderboy
Vacuum fuel tap flowing when in the prime...

Vacuum fuel tap flowing when in the prime position? Have you tried a whiff of starting fluid? Did it fire? Briefly? Disect the problem. Do the tests. Be analytical.[/QUOTE]


I agree, its...
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By wanderboy
QUOTE=ebnelson;15470841]Hi, I bought a used G650X...

QUOTE=ebnelson;15470841]Hi, I bought a used G650X and the clutch is not disengaging enough. The bike is still wants to be pulled a bit with the clutch lever fully pulled to the bar. I can not get the...
Forum: The Garage 03-14-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 17,701
Posted By wanderboy
Wicked next winter when you "twist your ankle" let her...

next winter when you "twist your ankle" let her get up there and clean the snow off. she'll have a different "industrial" opinion of metal roofing. Oh, don't forget to offer to hold the ladder for...
Forum: The Garage 03-10-2011, 06:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,516
Posted By wanderboy
Eh? Looks bad!!!

If it were mine, I'd try to find a used head. try Ebay and C/L ( like you haven't thought of this) unless you just wanted to buy new cams for some added performance. My 2 cents.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-08-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 436,103
Posted By wanderboy
Yellow Wolf worked out of Deal's Gap store. If...

Yellow Wolf worked out of Deal's Gap store. If you rode a sports bike and wanted a movie of your run thru the Dragon, he was the guy to see :super
I think he retired last year.
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-05-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 109,155
Posted By wanderboy
same advice here, started riding w/my daughter...

same advice here, started riding w/my daughter when she was 8 locally, long distance when she was 10. She's 15 now and if I go to the Store I still get the "look". :deal
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-04-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8,077
Views: 7,591,929
Posted By wanderboy
[QUOTE=motorcyclefanatic;15092665]Like you...

[QUOTE=motorcyclefanatic;15092665]Like you aren't?

Where's some pictures of Zina, maybe in Key West?

Cause I'm sure you haven't been doing much riding up there lately.

And to keep the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-02-2011, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,293
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb over 50

When I celebrated my 50th b'day I realized I was "past the half way point". I decided that if I wanted to ride I'd better get with it! Plus my ADD/ADHD daughter was 10 and It might be a good bondin...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-02-2011, 05:28 AM
Replies: 8,077
Views: 7,591,929
Posted By wanderboy
Naw, their just rubbin' it in....:bow:poser

Naw, their just rubbin' it in....:bow:poser
Forum: The Garage 01-31-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By wanderboy
thread gage

Use the original piece as your thread gage. Lay it on top of the replacement while holding it up to a light. You'll see any differences. might just need to chase the male threads with a die and run a...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-30-2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,594
Posted By wanderboy
Question Somebody help me out here. Not long ago I was...

Somebody help me out here. Not long ago I was reading about a company that makes heated gear that was activated with, I believe, a pulse relay. they claimed it reduced wattage draw by over...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-29-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4,326
Views: 436,103
Posted By wanderboy
I have a '98 R/K with an S&S carb and standard...

I have a '98 R/K with an S&S carb and standard exhaust (read ,quite)
and I get a steady 38-40mpg. The bike came with 29k on it and loud pipes (30-32mpg). As I tour in-town and out of town, it's...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-26-2011, 01:53 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 17,725
Posted By wanderboy
lurking

Hi Win, enjoying the show. Good topic!! :D
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-26-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 88,212
Posted By wanderboy
Wink We enjoyed dinner the other night! Also, I picked...

We enjoyed dinner the other night! Also, I picked up my new toy Monday, '08 weestrom. I know what you mean about the scooters being a lot of fun, I ride Z's Silverwing about as much as my RoadKing....
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-26-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 88,212
Posted By wanderboy
Laugh can I go too, huh, can I, please, please, please...

can I go too, huh, can I, please, please, please :evil
Forum: The Garage 01-18-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,763
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb what he said gets my vote !!!:deal

what he said gets my vote !!!:deal
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-15-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 61,038
Posted By wanderboy
Laugh :freakyI know what you feel, my friend

:freakyI know what you feel, my friend
Forum: Road warriors 01-14-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 74,681
Posted By wanderboy
maintence

I have one ('90) with 50k noooooo problems. I met a fellow on our way to the Florida Keys who had one with 200k, a daily rider. Satisfied?
Forum: Beasts 01-14-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,292
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb (Hate to see anyone turn into a stodgy old air...

(Hate to see anyone turn into a stodgy old air head BMW cunt type rider, one who would never consider any other modern bike ... and has so much bitter disdain for anything else ... that's just...
Forum: The Garage 01-14-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,638
Posted By wanderboy
oil passages

Also, the oil passages to the heads are very small. If the next step for the "foam balls" is to start breaking down they may go everywhere. are the "balls" soft or hard?
Forum: The Garage 01-14-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,638
Posted By wanderboy
The reason for the hot water is to melt (if it...

The reason for the hot water is to melt (if it does) the candy. apparently oil doesn't.

And as far as water in the engine, I did an engine job on a man's Jeep where he was dressing up his 304...
Forum: The Garage 01-14-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,638
Posted By wanderboy
Question everyone has an attitude..more drama than...

everyone has an attitude..more drama than necssary.
My thought goes back to the original problem. You think candy was put in your friends bike. try putting one of the sponges in water and see if it...
Forum: The Garage 01-13-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,704
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb I have one also. lifts my Roadking like no bodys...

I have one also. lifts my Roadking like no bodys business
Forum: The Garage 01-13-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,022
Posted By wanderboy
I'm not sure, but I think the 352 had an external...

I'm not sure, but I think the 352 had an external oil return line. they were prone to clogging up, not letting the oil return to the pan. could cause #4 to foul, but when all the oil is in the heads...
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-06-2011, 09:01 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 61,038
Posted By wanderboy
If that link isn't working, try this one. Yeah, I...

If that link isn't working, try this one. Yeah, I know, I suck :D.

http://vimeo.com/18155584[/QUOTE]


One AWSOME video!!!!!!:wings
Dave, YOU are truely an inspiration to us all. If I...
Forum: Face plant 12-21-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 11,056
Posted By wanderboy
Just got to the part about your Daughter. Makes...

Just got to the part about your Daughter. Makes you reliaze the really important things in life. Kids are so precious. read my profile. Best wishes and a Merry Christmas to you all.
Forum: Face plant 12-21-2010, 11:31 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 11,056
Posted By wanderboy
I believe in the thought "ride like your...

I believe in the thought "ride like your invisible". try to make some obivious motion when approaching anyone. I either reach up and touch the top of my helmet, point down to anything or just wave....
Forum: The Garage 12-09-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,641
Posted By wanderboy
" Damn a motorcycle, if somone would buy this...

" Damn a motorcycle, if somone would buy this thing I would take the bus home ":lol3

in January 1966 my Dad was visiting a friend who owned a service station. a man on a 1963 Honda trail 90 (wet...
Forum: Ride reports 12-09-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 184,813
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb Rob's the man!!

Quote...."a biker portrays a lifestyle, a motorcyclist just likes to ride"

That'd be me...........and Rob "the Man"


Larry :muutt
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-15-2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 61,038
Posted By wanderboy
ditto

I second that emotion :freaky
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-14-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 61,038
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb Ditto

Couldn't have said it better myself !! love your writing Dave!!:bow :bow
Forum: The Garage 11-11-2010, 07:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,368
Posted By wanderboy
Thumb If you hate the boat this much, it isn't worth...

If you hate the boat this much, it isn't worth the wear and tear on you waiting for something to go wrong. " They're only new once", you may quote me! :deal
Forum: The Garage 10-22-2010, 04:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,941
Posted By wanderboy
Laugh yea, when I saw the pictures I trhought, "we have...

yea, when I saw the pictures I trhought, "we have a problem Houston!". glad you found it!!!! :clap :clap :clap
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