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Old 01-27-2013, 06:19 AM   #5
LisaS OP
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Originally Posted by jon_l View Post
good stuff Lisa. Please keep updating this thread.
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Nicely done Lisa! Love watching winter projects as folks personalize their bikes. Great bike, too. ;)
Thanks Jon & SportsGuy! The bike is getting a complete makeover, so lots more to come!


Next: Carb rejetting

Lets tear 'er down:




Giving it the Harley treatment..... although when I had a Harley, it never saw a toothbrush.... the folks that bought it accused me of Harley abuse



Carb out and waiting it's new jets....



Shoein has heard that the screws strip really easily, he insisted on him taking them out....


Here's the ones we want to go in:


Before:


After:


Jerry did the three turn screw trick for me, while the bike waited for its heart to be put back in:


There, better than new



Fortunately, we have really good supervision on this project:



Jerry fessed up this morning that he snuck out and did the Z1 mod when I wasn't looking..... kind of confirms my suspicion that the upgrades would go much quicker if I just let him do them himself
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