|08-20-2012, 04:29 AM||#11|
The next morning we took off for Sevastopol & the bike party. The riding is not fast, its either twisty mountain roads, or wading thru traffic at the resort towns on the beach
There were 2 guys stopped along the road, so we stopped. Sergey from Sochi had broken the clutch cable on his transalp.
No biggie tho, I took a pair of vice grips off my bike, clamped on to the release lever, & showed him how to pull the clutch in with the back of his ankle.
Worked perfect, & he got to a town fine, & was able to buy a new inner cable at a car parts store & repair it.
He even did good in traffic, didnít stall it at all!
We stopped for gas, & my bike wouldnít start. My key switch had been acting up now & then, but now it was just fubar.
So I hotwired it. Later in the day I bought a switch from a Russian Zaz car for $3.00. its still working just fine
2011 Magadan (I hope!) (03 Harley 1200 Dirtster)
2010 Europe & the Middle East (75 Harley Bobber)
2009 Around the World ('62 Harley Chopper)
2008 Europe (TDM & Guzzi Falcone)
2007 Europe (TDM850)
2006 Around the World ('48 Indian Chief)
2005 Europe & N Africa (KLR650)
2004 Europe (KLR650)
My bike hotel in Bulgaria. ADVriders get 1st beer free!
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