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by mervin
Sun Sep 18, 2016 11:15 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: Two smoke plugs
Replies: 3
Views: 2152

Re: Two smoke plugs

I have always read the plugs from both type of engines in the same way Hooli. Dark to Light Tan as always, however that plug looks well black. On a 2-smoke this might be due to 1. Very very very rich mixture 2. Too much oil in the mix# 3. Plug too cold and not burning away deposits 4. Not being thr...
by mervin
Sat Sep 03, 2016 6:32 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: velo auction dvca
Replies: 2
Views: 1638

Re: velo auction dvca

this one ?

http://www.dvca.co.uk/vehicles-for-auct ... ersion7579" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by mervin
Fri Aug 26, 2016 9:24 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: CB125K3 and Norton dominator fuel tank caps seized
Replies: 4
Views: 1637

Re: CB125K3 and Norton dominator fuel tank caps seized

have you tried a good firm tap with a rubber mallet , that may shock them into submission
by mervin
Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: Arnt speed humps a pain on 2 wheels.
Replies: 6
Views: 1842

Re: Arnt speed humps a pain on 2 wheels.

Hooli wrote:Poor observation then ;)
observing what the idiot cager was up to rather than looking down at the road that i knew well i call it
by mervin
Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:57 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: Arnt speed humps a pain on 2 wheels.
Replies: 6
Views: 1842

Re: Arnt speed humps a pain on 2 wheels.

Yes i did not realise Cornwall council had installed them on St Stephens hill in Launceston til last night , would have been ok if i had been riding a sit up and beg type bike of which i have 3 , but as i was riding the Suzuki GSX thingie , nuts contacted tank , it hurt a little i tell ya, i was fol...
by mervin
Thu Jul 28, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: RUNNING IN 2 STROKE
Replies: 8
Views: 2082

Re: RUNNING IN 2 STROKE

3 new seats with VW engines i have had and no mention of running in from the dealer, instruction book advises no towing for a 1000 mile but thats abut it some say take a 2 stroke out and give it several short hard rides , just to heat cycle it, some say stick below 400 for 500 miles then below 6000 ...
by mervin
Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Technical Advice
Topic: RUNNING IN 2 STROKE
Replies: 8
Views: 2082

Re: RUNNING IN 2 STROKE

dont run it in on expensive fully synth oil , it will not bed in properly i am told , use only semi synth
by mervin
Fri May 13, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: Biking Chat
Topic: Import shock
Replies: 6
Views: 1837

Re: Import shock

It was introduced in April 2013 by the looks of it , so you should not be in for a fine ,
have a read at this


http://fbhvc.co.uk/about-us/news/_artic ... r-to-nova/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by mervin
Mon May 09, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Word Association Game
Replies: 7921
Views: 143831

Re: Word Association Game

Mate
by mervin
Sat May 07, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Word Association Game
Replies: 7921
Views: 143831

Re: Word Association Game

Chisel