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by Looper
Sat Nov 14, 2009 11:31 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Repairing pin holes in fuel tank - T140/TR7
Replies: 13
Views: 325

Re: Repairing pin holes in fuel tank - T140/TR7

Hi, just wanted to say that i've used plastic metal to seal small holes, up to 5mm, with no problems. If you have trouble with soldering i'd suggest it.
by Looper
Wed Sep 23, 2009 10:39 am
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: BSA clutch wobble
Replies: 6
Views: 269

Re: BSA clutch wobble

Thanks all, will strip the clutch at the weekend and have a look see.
by Looper
Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:14 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: BSA clutch wobble
Replies: 6
Views: 269

BSA clutch wobble

Hi, was looking at a friend's bsa starfire that has so much clutch slip it won't start. I took off the primary chain case and looking at the clutch as i turned the bike over there is a very noticeable movement up and down and in and out, that is to say the whole basket is moving causing the primary ...
by Looper
Thu Aug 27, 2009 9:52 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Clean Petrol?
Replies: 6
Views: 251

Re: Clean Petrol?

Pale green flakey scum, turns to powder between your fingers. Don't think it's contagious! Thanks for the advice.
by Looper
Thu Aug 27, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Clean Petrol?
Replies: 6
Views: 251

Clean Petrol?

Hi, anyone got any tips on cleaning the inside of a petrol tank? I've a load of green scum to shift.
Thanks.
by Looper
Wed Jul 01, 2009 2:39 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: honda cd250u
Replies: 5
Views: 297

Re: honda cd250u

Thanks hondapartsman, will get that as soon as the budget allows, already spent more than i thought on what was meant to be a cheap fixer upper.
Anyone know the fork oil amount per leg, its the only thing i need to know for now.
Thanks all.
by Looper
Fri Jun 26, 2009 10:17 am
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: honda cd250u
Replies: 5
Views: 297

honda cd250u

Hi, anyone out there know where i might be able to find the service specs for a cd250u? There doesn't seem to be any manuals for it and while i can guess at some things, other i really don't want to get wrong.
I know it's not really a classic, but maybe it is in spirit.
Thanks.
by Looper
Fri Mar 20, 2009 11:06 am
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: engine bodge
Replies: 6
Views: 476

engine bodge

Hi, New to this forum, just looking for some advice. I bought a honda cd250u with a knackered engine (thought maybe it was the camchain, turned out to have broken a conrod which had destroyed the crankcase, barrel,and piston ). I'm looking for a new engine without much success. Does anyone know if a...