Category: The Workshop

First time for everything

First time for everything

First time for everything Lads thanks for the advice earlier, loved doing my own work today. Great sense of achievement http://irishmancave.blogspot.com/201…il-change.html Source: First time for everything

Honda Hornet 250 stopping when warm

Honda Hornet 250 stopping when warm

Honda Hornet 250 stopping when warm Hi lads, newcomer to the forums. Recently bought a 1996 Hornet 250, the bike is starting on all 4 cylinders and running perfectly while cold, it’s just moving...

Advice needed please

Advice needed please

Advice needed please novice here so go easy ! Changing the oil and put in the recommended amount to realise it’s a tad too much so undid the drain bolt and sorted that....

Un seizing pistons

Un seizing pistons

Un seizing pistons What’s the best option for the above in the front left hand side calipar Or would it be a re build with new parts or just a good clean up and...

Tiger 800 shim adjustment

Tiger 800 shim adjustment

Tiger 800 shim adjustment Hi all I’m changing the ex shims but the lines on the sprockets seem to be one tooth off! . Should I get them level as the manual says...

Yamaha xt660z

Yamaha xt660z

Yamaha xt660z I’m looking for a Yamaha Tenere headlight, anyone got any suggestions? Yamaha want 210 for a new one. I’m struggling to find one in a breakers. Source: Yamaha xt660z

Starter or battery

Starter or battery

Starter or battery Bike was making strange noise while trying to start and refused to start unless i rolled it in neutral and started it and it worked for a day. So i...