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by dookie
Thu Jun 10, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Slow speed heavy steering
Replies: 18
Views: 431

Re: Slow speed heavy steering

If its only happened after the new tyres they could well be you prob , more rounded profile on the front tyre would give those syptoms if you had a pointy sports tyre on before :thumbup:
by dookie
Thu Jun 10, 2010 3:26 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Cure for clutch rattle anyone??
Replies: 50
Views: 12453

Re: Cure for clutch rattle anyone??

Bets cure is ignore it :Beer Popcorn:
by dookie
Thu Jun 10, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Alright folks?
Replies: 12
Views: 279

Re: Alright folks?

Cheers for the welcome back folks :thumbup: 38mm carbs yes m8 but standard slingy wheels there are
by dookie
Sat May 29, 2010 2:23 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Alright folks?
Replies: 12
Views: 279

Re: Alright folks?

Hey sirch hows it hanging? yes m8 i loves me gixxer , got a standard sligshot 750 a few years ago and streetfightered it and then swapped that and some cash for the 1100 of a m8 on another forum , spend most of my time and money constantly fecking around with that and have the b12 for taking the mis...
by dookie
Sat May 29, 2010 1:42 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Alright folks?
Replies: 12
Views: 279

Alright folks?

Long time no see....in fact its been nearly 2 years since my last post and to be honest i thought the site had folded but im very glad to see its looking bigger and brighter than ever :thumbup: how are you all doin ? i see a lot of the old faces are still here , ive had a few bikes since i sold me s...
by dookie
Wed Jun 18, 2008 8:52 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: What to do?? Fit a standard filter or do I fit a Dyno Jet ?
Replies: 9
Views: 280

When i take the baffles out of my fuel exhausts you can feel a nice power increase which i got comfirmed the other week on my mates dyno , it gave an extra 4bhp and 4lbs foot of torque.
by dookie
Wed Jun 18, 2008 8:41 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: tyre repairs..
Replies: 48
Views: 1090

I had the same a couple of years ago when i first got my storm , put some ultraseal in the tyre went for a quick ride , took the nail out and went for another quick ride and it sealed perfectly for the life of the tyre .
by dookie
Wed May 28, 2008 7:47 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: layed up but cant lay out
Replies: 12
Views: 580

Worst thing you can do with a layed up bike m8 is start it every month as you keep filling the carbs with fuel that evaporates and lines the jets with gum , very likely your pilot jets blocked as they control the fuel into the engine up to around 1 third throttle.
by dookie
Thu May 22, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: Workshop
Topic: oil......
Replies: 7
Views: 251

Mines on 23500m and aint used a drop in the 8500m i have done :D
by dookie
Fri May 16, 2008 8:47 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: RIP Robert Dunlop
Replies: 1
Views: 127

RIP Robert Dunlop

Robert Dunlop was killed in practce for the northwest 200 yesterday when his 250 seized at 160 mph :cry:
by dookie
Sun May 11, 2008 5:44 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: New bike so New bits !
Replies: 19
Views: 590

Because a lot of fully synths contain slip enhancers that bugger up bikes wet clutches and semi is plentyi good enough
by dookie
Sun May 11, 2008 4:36 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: New bike so New bits !
Replies: 19
Views: 590

You have to remove the footpeg bracket of the swingarm and then hey presto its off , believe me ive done it :)
by dookie
Sun May 11, 2008 10:46 am
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Seat Tailpiece cut-outs for cargo-hooks and helmet straps
Replies: 9
Views: 276

If you ever fit soft panniers you'l see why them holes are there.
by dookie
Sun May 11, 2008 10:44 am
Forum: Workshop
Topic: New bike so New bits !
Replies: 19
Views: 590

Its possible to remove and install a chain on a storm without splitting it :D
by dookie
Thu Oct 25, 2007 7:23 pm
Forum: Bike Chat
Topic: remus grand prix
Replies: 12
Views: 344

H i Alan im on long shifts all week so ill dig em out on monday and send you a couple of pics and ill think of a price.