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Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 07:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,624
Posted By Worroll
I'd like to order on with a worked up rear frame...

I'd like to order on with a worked up rear frame for passenger seat comfort and solid luggage attachment. :D
Looks awesome. If it every was available in the states, I wonder what the price tag...
Forum: Road warriors 06-20-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 22,747
Posted By Worroll
People complain that Harley products stay...

People complain that Harley products stay stagnant.
Same people complain when Harley makes a great leap in their product line.

It doesn't need to be the fastest, or the best handling, or have the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-20-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 22,747
Posted By Worroll
I'm pretty sure at least Yamaha or Honda has a...

I'm pretty sure at least Yamaha or Honda has a Electric Moto on the drawing board if not in prototype form. Just because they haven't started the marketing campaign doesn't mean it's not coming. We...
Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,321
Posted By Worroll
I think what some people are missing is that they...

I think what some people are missing is that they are touring together. I don't know what the OP is riding, but I'm sure he's not going to want to have to be looking in his mirrors to make sure the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-19-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 22,747
Posted By Worroll
This is exciting, not practical for me, but love...

This is exciting, not practical for me, but love to see Harley doing something different. Although, with all the negativity dealers gave the Buells, it make you wonder if they'll stick it in the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 514
Posted By Worroll
They do say the stock stuff is softer, but most...

They do say the stock stuff is softer, but most people get the 20k+ out of them, it's just a few randoms people get very little.
Forum: Road warriors 06-18-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 514
Posted By Worroll
Rear brakes wore out at 6k? anyone else?

So I started to hear some light grinding noise on my 2011 Sprint GT when applying the rear brake. I checked it out and the pads were down to nothing, luckily i caught it before the rotor took any...
Forum: The Garage 06-18-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By Worroll
After you aligned the wheel to the gap in the...

After you aligned the wheel to the gap in the wells, which worked, how uneven were the factory notches side to side?
Forum: The Garage 06-18-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By Worroll
How far off on the hash marks?

How far off on the hash marks?
Forum: The Garage 06-17-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By Worroll
That measurement would be just about as...

That measurement would be just about as in-accurate and the factory notches, as it's all part of the same piece.
Forum: The Garage 06-17-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By Worroll
If you cut the old chain- Continuous chain- The...

If you cut the old chain-
Continuous chain- The only ones I've bought can be ordered with the correct amount of links, but are not connected in a loop out of the box. The come with a link and...
Forum: The Garage 06-17-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,392
Posted By Worroll
My KLR started doing that after I adjusted the...

My KLR started doing that after I adjusted the chain, at about 14k miles. It had a length that was worn more than the rest, so if I adjusted at a certain point it would be too tight at the opposite...
Forum: Road warriors 06-13-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,485
Posted By Worroll
I've found most modern bikes suffer from being...

I've found most modern bikes suffer from being trashed, replaced and left to sit, stolen, crashed, etc well before any mechanical failure happens that is worth putting them out to pasture. I think...
Forum: Road warriors 06-10-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 29,342
Posted By Worroll
It can even handle some mud. Took it camping a...

It can even handle some mud. Took it camping a few times, 4 hour highway trips, no problem!
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Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,283
Posted By Worroll
Honestly, as far as the 1st gen ZX14's are...

Honestly, as far as the 1st gen ZX14's are concerned I appreciate them cutting the power in the first two gears. The amount of asshat posers that buy these bikes, at full power the low speed crash...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 65,957
Posted By Worroll
I'm thinking the dealer put that on the website...

I'm thinking the dealer put that on the website to see what the interest level would be. It's not on the Triumph US website.
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,283
Posted By Worroll
My 06 low end really woke up with just a cheap...

My 06 low end really woke up with just a cheap Retard eliminator.
The 1st gen ZX14 just used a different ignition map for the first two gears to soften the punch, so mapping fuel/improving engine...
Forum: Road warriors 06-03-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 363,386
Posted By Worroll
It's slowed down a lot since the exit of JerryH.

It's slowed down a lot since the exit of JerryH.
Forum: Road warriors 05-30-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 14,875
Posted By Worroll
My front one tire is seriously V shaped. Can't...

My front one tire is seriously V shaped. Can't wait to swap it out with a normal compound tire.
Forum: Road warriors 05-15-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 65,462
Posted By Worroll
Keep the shiny side up.

Keep the shiny side up.
Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 70,115
Posted By Worroll
So did you get it back?

So did you get it back?
Forum: Road warriors 05-01-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 65,957
Posted By Worroll
My 1050 Sprint GT averages 48-50 on my daily...

My 1050 Sprint GT averages 48-50 on my daily routine, and gets the 59mpg advertised when back road cruising.
Forum: The Garage 04-30-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,227
Posted By Worroll
Could be spark knock? If the timing is off on...

Could be spark knock?
If the timing is off on the belt, and the distributor (or cam sensor) drives of the cam, it could advance the timing a bit causing so rattle-sounding knocking. I'm not that...
Forum: The Garage 04-28-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,227
Posted By Worroll
Not sure about the Civic, but I did one in a...

Not sure about the Civic, but I did one in a 96ish accord 4 cyl, that had a balance shaft driven off the timing belt that had to be in synch also.
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By Worroll
I had done the same thing to mine, not out of...

I had done the same thing to mine, not out of being cheap, but my new riding boots came in the day before I took it camping, and they didn't fit into the stock shifter. So I extended it and all was...
Forum: Road warriors 03-24-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,468
Posted By Worroll
I'm predicting a new FZ-04. followed by FZ-02.......

I'm predicting a new FZ-04. followed by FZ-02.... FZ-01....
Yamaha is really filling in all the blanks. I'll hold out for a FZ-14
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 363,386
Posted By Worroll
I think they got all their approvals.

I think they got all their approvals.
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 363,386
Posted By Worroll
You'd think they'd be putting engines into...

You'd think they'd be putting engines into motorcycles... :huh
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-24-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,133
Posted By Worroll
Is it so hard for someone to say "Ya, it costs a...

Is it so hard for someone to say "Ya, it costs a bit more in repairs, but I like it and it is worth it to ME."
Forum: The Garage 01-18-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By Worroll
The stainless mesh melted into the joint looks...

The stainless mesh melted into the joint looks like a great idea!
Forum: The Garage 01-15-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By Worroll
I was able to get better results using a good...

I was able to get better results using a good adjustable temp soldering iron over the hot air tool. You can really get the welding rod and existing plastic to get to know each other.

Rule of any...
Forum: Road warriors 11-15-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 363,386
Posted By Worroll
While I'm sure Motus will deliver some bike soon,...

While I'm sure Motus will deliver some bike soon, and the buyers will be happy- If I owned a dealership I'd put tons of Motus signage up, even if I didn't think Motus would ever deliver a single...
Forum: The Garage 11-08-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,422
Posted By Worroll
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=51...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=511806

There's a thread about building my panniers out of 1/16 6061- T6. some good info in there.

I used a oxy/propane torch to do mine, but I'm...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30,725
Views: 7,392,232
Posted By Worroll
on centerstand, in gear, sandpaper in hand.

on centerstand, in gear, sandpaper in hand.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-01-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 30,725
Views: 7,392,232
Posted By Worroll
Wearing knee pucks you would think chicken strips...

Wearing knee pucks you would think chicken strips on the tires would not be visible.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-28-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,532
Posted By Worroll
I'd say if complete it's worth $1000. Don't know...

I'd say if complete it's worth $1000. Don't know about your state, but being so old most states won't need a title.
I was actually able to get all original metal work for my Bantam. Everything...
Forum: Road warriors 10-24-2013, 07:03 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 52,562
Posted By Worroll
For a big tall guy, how do you find the comfort?...

For a big tall guy, how do you find the comfort? Leg bend?
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,015
Posted By Worroll
I hear that.

I hear that.
Forum: Road warriors 10-15-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,015
Posted By Worroll
Thanks all for the compliments and info. ...

Thanks all for the compliments and info.
Unfortunately my summer has been spent remodeling my house, which seems like an endless endeavor. A few more months and I'll be free from...
Forum: Road warriors 10-09-2013, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 363,386
Posted By Worroll
Hasn't this thread spent near 200 pages arguing...

Hasn't this thread spent near 200 pages arguing about this already?


I'll be honest the bike is growing on me.
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