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by Wicky
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Seat lock
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: Seat lock

What's the problem with old seat lock?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Honda-VTR-10 ... 3974248286
by Wicky
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Varedero Rear shock
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: Varedero Rear shock

Carb or FI model shock? As different part no.s

The vardero shock is shorter than the storms with a different stroke and spring rate

Doesn't mean it won't fit as such but might find handling as result will be different.
by Wicky
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Newbie.
Replies: 15
Views: 312

Re: Newbie.

Pezed wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:13 pm
I'll put the finned unit on the shopping list along with some manual CCT's, and if anybody can give recommend as which ones I ought to get, I'd appreciate that.
*** Read Me for New Members *** > Bike Maintenance and Upgrades/Modifications
by Wicky
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Items For Sale
Topic: Ebay Finds (unusal/cheap/rare/or just good value)
Replies: 5524
Views: 285602

Re: Ebay Finds (unusal/cheap/rare/or just good value)

Trackday single seat Tailpiece that with fettling could be made to work on the road

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/HONDA-VTR100 ... 3645443092

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by Wicky
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: Clean bike
Replies: 20
Views: 537

Re: Clean bike

:thumbup: BinS! Not just any bins but a Rossi race replica bin!! https://p198.p4.n0.cdn.getcloudapp.com/items/Apuyqg7E/screenshot_1652.jpg illustrious company https://p198.p4.n0.cdn.getcloudapp.com/items/p9uzoYxp/vrt+bin+guy+martin+.jpg?v=2c9ea25ee2a8110e5c6a4e12397edc63 https://p198.p4.n0.cdn.getcl...
by Wicky
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: MORIWAKI STAGE2 ENGINE PARTS
Replies: 12
Views: 443

Re: MORIWAKI STAGE2 ENGINE PARTS

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by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts
Replies: 7
Views: 138

Re: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts

Tom87 wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 11:07 pm
Thanks Wicky I'll do that. Having a look online it doesn't look like I'll find a spacer over a couple inches without fabrication.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ALUMINIUM-RO ... 2652347100

Bootle > http://www.majesticengineering.co.uk
by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts
Replies: 7
Views: 138

Re: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts

OEM is 8x22 https://www.bike-parts-honda.com/honda-motorcycle/1000-MOTO/VTR/1997/VTR1000FV/Frame/STEP/13MBBV41/F__2000/2/11510 Best invest in some allen sockets / keys and have a measure to see what length is needed to clear the exhausts. A thread gauge also comes in handy or just take old bolt to a...
by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts
Replies: 7
Views: 138

Re: Fitting rear pegs over high-mounted exhausts

Use tubed spacers with longer bolts.

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by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Shock Re-furb ?
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Shock Re-furb ?

Use google to search for:

site:vtr1000.org MCT

The forum's inbuilt search struggles with 3 lettered seach words

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by Wicky
Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Shock Re-furb ?
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Shock Re-furb ?

by Wicky
Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Headlight improvements
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: Headlight improvements

"CB's headlight turns with the handlebars" Countersteering?? Experiment with a different bulb i.e. https://www.halfords.com/motoring/bulbs-blades-batteries/car-bulbs/h7-477-car-headlight-bulb-halfords-advanced-up-to--150-percent-brighter-single-pack or failing that a slighty higher wattage bulb - ma...
by Wicky
Sun Nov 03, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: Re: firestorm spares
Replies: 8
Views: 333

Re: firestorm spares

Wonder if it's the moriwaki bits & bobs :eek2
by Wicky
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Pimp Your Ride
Topic: My VTR F.
Replies: 4
Views: 347

Re: My VTR F.

by Wicky
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Worth replacing fork springs?
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: Worth replacing fork springs?

Ol' Roger is still fettling Storms https://www.bennetts.co.uk/-/media/default-website/2017/august/vtr-owners-day/moriwaki-vtr-no1/740_img_9984.ashx?h=444&w=740&la=en&hash=F03F2975285D7F3DCBBDC2E6FA1B195E8147582C https://www.bennetts.co.uk/bikesocial/classic-bikesocial/buying-advice/honda-vtr1000-fir...