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Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
Only for a couple years unless you convert the S...

Only for a couple years unless you convert the S model to naked.
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
They are on the lower side but not on the edge so...

They are on the lower side but not on the edge so I'm gonna let them go as i have other stuff i need to get done and i don't put on a ton of miles anyways.

I wish they had a 1000 in the naked but...
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
^^^^^^ I kinda know what you mean, if its paid...

^^^^^^
I kinda know what you mean, if its paid off and you don't need the money id keep it for those times when its nice to swing a leg over and get away.
Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
Well after doing some internet searching and...

Well after doing some internet searching and finding some decent info i realised the cams weren't actually at tdc so got that figured out and the clearances are all in spec thou on the low side so...
Forum: The Garage 02-09-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 1,465
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Views: 331,061
Posted By 1greenmachine
I love the people that make those decisons,...

I love the people that make those decisons, theres no time for the truck to be down but they can't fix it right when it is.

My favorite is a huge fleet has a truck come in for a problem that you...
Forum: The Garage 02-09-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,064
Posted By 1greenmachine
It could be worth it, they are miracle tools and...

It could be worth it, they are miracle tools and can only do so much, if you do buy one get a flank drive plus as it has better bite.

I would try to get some heat around those bolts and see if...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
Thanks for the link i'll have to check it out.

Thanks for the link i'll have to check it out.
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
So does anyone know of a good service manual for...

So does anyone know of a good service manual for these bikes, i checked my valves and they are all tight so i want something that has correct values and procedures.
Forum: The Garage 02-08-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1,465
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Views: 331,061
Posted By 1greenmachine
Its cheaper to have 3 service calls to replace...

Its cheaper to have 3 service calls to replace one battery at a time than all 3 at once, hey someone made the rules and they are smarter than us right?
Forum: The Garage 02-08-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,056
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'd rather use metal myself, the main reason is...

I'd rather use metal myself, the main reason is with the hyper sensity of everyone i'd rather not have a b$mb looking thing in my vehicle and get pulled over. I'm lucky that i'm to poor to own a...
Forum: The Garage 02-08-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,056
Posted By 1greenmachine
Yeah I don't know their size, a metal pipe with...

Yeah I don't know their size, a metal pipe with caps could work....not sold on having something like that in my vehicle thou.
Forum: The Garage 02-08-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,056
Posted By 1greenmachine
Get some used ones, place them in a pressure safe...

Get some used ones, place them in a pressure safe container that you can pressurize to the recommended psi and leave it in the truck, or see if you can install them on the spare tires.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-03-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,636
Posted By 1greenmachine
The way i'd do it if i had the money/space is...

The way i'd do it if i had the money/space is keep my sv because i love it, then i'd have to actually ride one but a fjr would be nice for riding with my GF or taking longer rides in more comfort. I...
Forum: The Garage 02-02-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,645
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'd like to add in a garage heater but can't...

I'd like to add in a garage heater but can't afford that luxury for quite some time so last year i ended up getting a propane torpedo heater that is 75-125k btu.

The heater was quite abit cheaper...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-02-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,636
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'd love to have a bunch of different bikes to...

I'd love to have a bunch of different bikes to ride, honestly i'd love to have a 2nd bike to have a choice but not a option right now.

There is no budget on the bikes but if you're looking to get...
Forum: The Garage 01-03-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,483
Posted By 1greenmachine
Its as lot cheaper and safer running down to the...

Its as lot cheaper and safer running down to the local hardware store and getting a bottle of mix and making a new batch and marking it.
Forum: The Garage 12-24-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,367
Posted By 1greenmachine
Did they throw in some stickers thou?

Did they throw in some stickers thou?
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 56,995
Posted By 1greenmachine
I got one on order thru my dealer......

I got one on order thru my dealer......
Forum: The Garage 09-23-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By 1greenmachine
What did the spark plug look like, I'd think that...

What did the spark plug look like, I'd think that something let loose and the valve hit the piston. You could pressurize the cylinder and if you have air leaking out the exhaust the head will need to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,001
Posted By 1greenmachine
Um being that this bike was on craiglist i'm only...

Um being that this bike was on craiglist i'm only gonna pay a 3rd your asking price, call you and bitch about everything thats wrong for the next 5 years and gonna need your moms address to do the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,001
Posted By 1greenmachine
So what you're saying is that you take 2 exact...

So what you're saying is that you take 2 exact bikes that average worth is 5 grand the first is priced there with 25k miles and the 2nd has over 100k on it and its a rip off at only worth maybe 4...
Forum: The Garage 09-06-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,414
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'd say unless you have the tools and experience...

I'd say unless you have the tools and experience to weld or drill it out then take it to a machine shop that will get it out at probaly a decent price to.

Theres a certain irony to the name easy...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,001
Posted By 1greenmachine
I think it has alot to do with what bike you're...

I think it has alot to do with what bike you're trying to sell and being reasonable with the price expectations.

A bike like say a goldwing that new sells well over 20k is designed and mainly...
Forum: The Garage 08-23-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,253
Posted By 1greenmachine
If there is a priming bulb or handle by the...

If there is a priming bulb or handle by the filter than it probaly doesn't have a lift pump, pump it plenty and you'll have to crank for a bit to get it going. These common rails have pressures in...
Forum: The Garage 08-23-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,800
Posted By 1greenmachine
Yeah its nuts how people will jump so fast on...

Yeah its nuts how people will jump so fast on those, i've heard of guys dropping 10k+ on rusted away, wore out truck because hey they have a 12valve or its a 7.3 psd but they run foreever.:huh
My...
Forum: The Garage 08-23-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,800
Posted By 1greenmachine
My grandpa bought one the first few years they...

My grandpa bought one the first few years they offered them and i was around 10 and man that thing was a monster standing next to it, i'd love to find one in good conditon as those were when trucks...
Forum: The Garage 08-18-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,800
Posted By 1greenmachine
You're not making oil so its not that bad so if...

You're not making oil so its not that bad so if you're gonna take it somewhere just dump the oil and filter with some cheap stuff and change it when done, also dump some fuel lubricant in the fuel if...
Forum: Road warriors 07-28-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,168
Posted By 1greenmachine
So lets say most new bikes are coming with...

So lets say most new bikes are coming with throttle by wire and lets say the price for it is around $500 installed would you add it to your bike or chose a different one instead of paying the extra...
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
Yeah what i've been readin basically says just...

Yeah what i've been readin basically says just roll with it, i'd rather due it this fall or winter when i'm sitting bored in my house than when i could be riding it.
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
So whats the general deal with first time valve...

So whats the general deal with first time valve check, mines right about due but i'd like to maybe slide it till the end of riding season which is maybe 2k miles max and can do it during the winter....
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 12,027
Posted By 1greenmachine
Hondas prices have pretty much always been higher...

Hondas prices have pretty much always been higher but they are also the best quality out there....atleast you hear that alot wether its true or not. I think they have a good product but their...
Forum: The Garage 06-09-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,822
Posted By 1greenmachine
This pretty much says it all, the main job pays...

This pretty much says it all, the main job pays the bills while the side one is how you get ahead. The people that bring stuff aren't going to take it to a shop or the shop isn't gonna waste their...
Forum: The Garage 05-26-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,029
Posted By 1greenmachine
If you have mainly 12 point then stick with...

If you have mainly 12 point then stick with those, also they are ment for higher torque than 6 point.
I mostly have six point and what 12 point ones I need.
Forum: Road warriors 05-14-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
I dropped my bike in my truck at its 600 mile...

I dropped my bike in my truck at its 600 mile check up and other than a lot of crying and a nice crease I,ve left it that way as a new tank was over 500 I think.
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 421,911
Posted By 1greenmachine
So I brain farted buying oil the other day and...

So I brain farted buying oil the other day and ended up with suzuki synthetic oil which I admit shifts better but how many miles are you guys running with synthetic oil.
Forum: The Garage 05-08-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,556
Posted By 1greenmachine
I turn wrenches for a living so i've got plenty...

I turn wrenches for a living so i've got plenty of the high dollar tools but i for a home set when i get enough saved up i'm probaly gonna go with husky from HD, they have a set for $200 that would...
Forum: Racing 04-28-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 252,766
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'm glad Canard was able to back on the track and...

I'm glad Canard was able to back on the track and he sure can rip it when he isn't getting hurt.

Rv getting this championship was cool to see and he deserved it doing the things a champ has to do...
Forum: The Garage 04-27-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,358
Posted By 1greenmachine
No matter how good the saw is when your dad says...

No matter how good the saw is when your dad says i think i hit a rock with the chain the last time i used it so it might dull well he is right and i could have used a hand saw quicker.:rofl
...
Forum: The Garage 04-13-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 13,161
Posted By 1greenmachine
I've got that side cabinet hanging on the side of...

I've got that side cabinet hanging on the side of my big old snappy box:wink: but it is a nice box and i would reccomend it. The cart looks pretty nice and honestly if i had the money i'd buy that...
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 4,407
Views: 737,468
Posted By 1greenmachine
So what exactly do you mean about the balance? ...

So what exactly do you mean about the balance?

I've learned over the years that knowing what your stepping onto is very important when trying to hold a bike from leaning over.
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