ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 277
Search took 0.09 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: IcyDeath
Forum: GS Boxers 03-27-2007, 04:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By IcyDeath
Left side only... Someone have the plug...

Left side only...

Someone have the plug number handy? :ear

Thanks guys... I'll change out the plugs tonight.

edit: Looks like Champion RC9YC's? Is that right? :ear If so I should have...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2007, 10:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By IcyDeath
I haven't done anything... well except when it...

I haven't done anything... well except when it wouldn't run right I checked the left throttle cable.:lol3

I was hoping fuel filter... that's probably the easiest place to start. Thanks Jim.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2007, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By IcyDeath
2003 GS Sport Issue

Hello lads and lasses. :wave

Saturday night I was going to take the GS out and it started and ran like it would if the right bank throttle cable was out of place... but it wasn't. The bike hadn't...
Forum: Road warriors 11-30-2006, 08:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By IcyDeath
I rode the VFR in this A.M. I charged the...

I rode the VFR in this A.M.

I charged the battery all day yesterday.


I have no idea how old the battery is... I've only had the bike a couple months. It wouldn't suprise me if it's OE since...
Forum: Road warriors 11-29-2006, 01:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By IcyDeath
Thanks, guys. I put a battery tender on it...

Thanks, guys.

I put a battery tender on it this AM after checking the fuses. I'll try restarting when I get home. I'll check the voltage, too.

Thanks again.
Forum: Road warriors 11-28-2006, 06:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By IcyDeath
1998 VFR no start

I got on the VFR this morning to head to work and she'd turn over but not start.

That rules out the rectifier... doesn't it?

I haven't done any diagnistics or fuse checks yet since I had to...
Forum: Equipment 11-04-2006, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By IcyDeath
Great friggen boot, though. :nod

Great friggen boot, though. :nod
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-18-2006, 02:06 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 29,233
Posted By IcyDeath
Sorry boys... I'll be skipping this one,...

Sorry boys...

I'll be skipping this one, too. :splat

Too much work on my hands.

Next time.
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 10-17-2006, 07:17 AM
Replies: 517
Views: 29,233
Posted By IcyDeath
I'll be at work 'til 4PM on Saturday... but I...

I'll be at work 'til 4PM on Saturday... but I work in Palatka.

Where will you bastidges be Saturday about 5:30 or 6?
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2006, 12:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
1) It's easier to find curves on the bike. ...

1) It's easier to find curves on the bike.

2) The bike always has rubber in the rear.

3) The bike never says, "No!" when you want to saddle up.

4) Exhaust gas is much better smelling...
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2006, 12:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
:scratch

:scratch
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2006, 09:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
I always do. :deal

I always do. :deal
Forum: Road warriors 09-29-2006, 09:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
Thanks for all the help guys. So I guess...

Thanks for all the help guys.

So I guess I'll throw on a set of Diablo Stadas at 6K or so.

Is there a certain mileage I should wait until to go to synthetic oil?
Forum: Road warriors 09-28-2006, 09:10 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
Hey Sausage Boy! :wave I looked at the...

Hey Sausage Boy! :wave

I looked at the Metzler Z6 and also at their M3... I'd like something that I can get 12K on the rear... maybe that's a bit much to ask, huh? Pirelli Diablo Strada?

I...
Forum: Road warriors 09-28-2006, 07:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
Yeah... the bike still has the 204's on it. I...

Yeah... the bike still has the 204's on it. I was hoping to keep them on until I need to get it serviced since they're in good shape. Maybe try the D220's or the BT020's. I ran BT020's on the...
Forum: Road warriors 09-27-2006, 12:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
OK.... So, after my first two commutes on it...

OK....

So, after my first two commutes on it (4 X 78 miles) I like it. Wrists get a tad sore at low speeds, like when I'm on dirt. But at speed I don't notice it. Protection is decent. Stock...
Forum: Road warriors 09-25-2006, 07:18 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,573
Posted By IcyDeath
Just picked up a 1998 VFR this past weekend. No...

Just picked up a 1998 VFR this past weekend. No tag yet, so I only put about 25 miles on her getting gas. Seems like a fun bike.

Can I put synthetic oil in this thing or will it mess up the...
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2006, 02:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
I have to freaking work Saturday (so much for...

I have to freaking work Saturday (so much for Monday through Friday only!) but I might be able to help Sunday. I have a utility trailer... :dunno

Let me know. Do you still have my number?
Forum: Road warriors 09-20-2006, 01:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
Thanks guys... Do you still have the VFR,...

Thanks guys...

Do you still have the VFR, Jeff? I can't remember you having one in your garage. Of course with the 15 bikes in there I could have over looked it.:lol3

I don't hit much...
Forum: Road warriors 09-19-2006, 02:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,440
Posted By IcyDeath
OK... So I Picked Up a '98 VFR

I just bought a 1998 VFR on e-bay.

Thanks for the tips, guys.

Anything to look out for? It has less than 4K on the odo.

Any ideas on side bags?

Thanks.
Forum: Road warriors 08-28-2006, 07:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,739
Posted By IcyDeath
Funny that Aprillia is mentioned because I'd like...

Funny that Aprillia is mentioned because I'd like something reasonable comparable to a Falco... not giving up too much power or style for comfort. I liked the seating position of the Falco.

I...
Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2006, 12:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,739
Posted By IcyDeath
Anyone ride an SV1000S?

I'm looking at supplementing the GS with a sportsbike. I still need it to be reasonably comfortable, not slumped on the tank like a monkey humping a football. I don't mind adding risers or a better...
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2006, 09:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
So... if the cams seem OK... Is it a bike...

So... if the cams seem OK...

Is it a bike worth having... for fun?
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2006, 05:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
OK... it's a 700/750, by fairing. What is it...

OK... it's a 700/750, by fairing.

What is it like and how do I check the cams.
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2006, 07:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
Does this apply to all MY's? Also, I see that...

Does this apply to all MY's? Also, I see that the 1000 pictured has what looks like an inverted scoop on the fairing, is that correct?

Thanks for the tip. :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2006, 05:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
I rode by this morning a tad slower... but the...

I rode by this morning a tad slower... but the tape where the engine size is indicated isn't there. I'll take a picture tomorrow maybe.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 06:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
Oh shoot... Grumpy +1 Google 0 ...

Oh shoot...

Grumpy +1

Google 0

I'll ride by slower tomorrow.

How is the 750?
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 03:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
By the looks of the chin fairing and cafe type...

By the looks of the chin fairing and cafe type windscreen I'm thinking 500.

But I far from an expert on the rice stuff.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 02:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
That was my question... I'm not real heavy,...

That was my question...

I'm not real heavy, but @ 190# and long of leg I didn't want something real small that I'd look retarded on... or more retarded I should say. I wanted something that would...
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 02:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
Except where it really matters.

Except where it really matters.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 01:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
Actually I was thinking of the Suzuki SV1000......

Actually I was thinking of the Suzuki SV1000... my thinking that the 650 would be kind of small.
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 11:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
Hey Kraut... :wave I still have the GS......

Hey Kraut... :wave

I still have the GS... though the 24K service on it almost made me decide to trade it.:yikes

I've been missing having a sport bike lately and have been mixing ideas of a...
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2006, 10:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,639
Posted By IcyDeath
Mid 1980's VFR500 Interceptor

Thoughts, opinions?

There's one for sale down the street that looks like it's in really nice shape. I'm just thinking 500cc's might be a bit small. :dunno
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 08-04-2006, 07:48 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 24,677
Posted By IcyDeath
Das Eis Haus is right outside of the Osceola...

Das Eis Haus is right outside of the Osceola Nat'l Forest. There is some nice scenery and such, but Ocala is more adventuresome... better Jeep trails and stuff.
Forum: Ride reports 04-26-2006, 09:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By IcyDeath
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 04-26-2006, 09:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By IcyDeath
He should be... He just got orders to the...

He should be...

He just got orders to the Naval Weapons Yard in Charleston. Unless he picks up E-9 he only can put in 4 more years.

If he picks up E-9 he might stay in 'til 30.
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2006, 06:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By IcyDeath
http://icydeath.smugmug.com/photos/36668162-M.jpg...

http://icydeath.smugmug.com/photos/36668162-M.jpg

Niece Stephanie.

http://icydeath.smugmug.com/photos/36668155-M.jpg

Nephew Patrick.
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2006, 06:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By IcyDeath
Trip To See My Brother

As some of you know, my bro Scott just got back from Iraq.

So after work Friday I hopped on the GS and pointed the beak north.

Unfortunately by the time I made it off the slab (where 17 and 95...
Forum: Equipment 04-10-2006, 09:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,792
Posted By IcyDeath
I have friends at SE Toyota (the importer). ...

I have friends at SE Toyota (the importer). Right now they're accessorizing them madly. You'll have a hard time finding one that's basic (read: close to base price) for another 6 months to a year. ...
Forum: Equipment 01-25-2006, 06:58 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 11,107
Posted By IcyDeath
What is it that you're looking for? A name? ...

What is it that you're looking for?

A name? Tag is IMO just behind Rolex and Breitling.

An automatic with quality workmanship? I have a Seiko that's not too far behind my Chase-Durer, but not...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 277

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:15 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014