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    super weatherstrip adhesive is good stuff, it...

    super weatherstrip adhesive is good stuff, it sticks like glue!
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    I haven't used them yet, but #1 in Motorrad...

    I haven't used them yet, but #1 in Motorrad magazines comparison test.

    Don't think they are a bad choice at all.
  3. Thread: Big oil mess

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    For those that play with wood, sawdust works...

    For those that play with wood, sawdust works great too.
  4. Go get the stuff made for plastic at any big box...

    Go get the stuff made for plastic at any big box hardware. If they are textured, don't over sand, just take off the high spots, gouges can be filled with epoxy carefully placed, and textured by...
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    Anakee3, great in rain, stick like a sport tire,...

    Anakee3, great in rain, stick like a sport tire, wear great. What more can you ask for?
  6. The soft part of the spring IS effected first,...

    The soft part of the spring IS effected first, regardless of its position in the spring. Remember the basics, every action has an equal and opposite reaction. a spring is just a long torsion rod,...
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    A misfire will send unburned fuel into the...

    A misfire will send unburned fuel into the exhaust and Cat, and one of the Cats jobs is to burn up the excess fuel before it is expelled in the air. It is made to handle a normal running motor, a...
  8. The unsprung weight comment partly explains it. ...

    The unsprung weight comment partly explains it. But basically the tighter coils are denser, thus have more mass to move, plus more inertia on rebound. The KISS answer, would you rather quickly...
  9. Thread: Tire Valve Stems

    by pffog
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    Lube it and pull in a rocking motion. Be...

    Lube it and pull in a rocking motion.


    Be careful of cheap ones, I think it was P Glaves who sounded an alarm on catastrophic failure fon the metal popping out of the rubber. Near blow out...
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    I have never seen a properly installed patch from...

    I have never seen a properly installed patch from the inside fail, and I spent 20 years as a service manager in the Auto/MC industry, so I have seen a lot.
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    I enjoy both modes. Yes when alone, I tend to...

    I enjoy both modes. Yes when alone, I tend to wander more, stop to take more pictures, and maybe a few more roadside naps. But I have a lot of fun riding with some select friends too.

    It is a...
  12. Absolute no-no on the track, in fact most track...

    Absolute no-no on the track, in fact most track day operators do not allow mirrors. Stay on line, be predictable, it is the responsibility of the person overtaking to do so safely.


    Every rider...
  13. Thread: Tips at shop?

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    Show up with Doughnuts, a couple pizzas, a bucket...

    Show up with Doughnuts, a couple pizzas, a bucket of KFC, a case of good beer etc. Cash is going in one persons pocket, and every job need multiple employees to make it a success.
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    I know a guy that use to work for Dunlop, that...

    I know a guy that use to work for Dunlop, that changes tires on the side, I believe you have to pull the rim yourself, if that is a possibility, I will dig up his name.
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    Unless rims are perfect my experience in mounting...

    Unless rims are perfect my experience in mounting 30 sets of tires in the last 10 years, the dot means nothing. The only time it might help, is if youhad to dismount to patch, you can maintain...
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    HF161 is the recommended alternate filter...

    HF161 is the recommended alternate filter recommended on numerous web sites, so my guess is no ill effects have occurred
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    So I have to ask those that had a MC endorsement,...

    So I have to ask those that had a MC endorsement, what did the process of getting it teach you????????

    I do have mine, but in NY if you can do figure eights, and 3 circles to the right and 3 to...
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    But on a harley the rear brake is the "control"...

    But on a harley the rear brake is the "control" brake, and did you know their ABS shuts off when going around corners!

    It has to be true, I heard it from a harley riding instructor, at the...
  19. Saab drivers always flashed their lights at one...

    Saab drivers always flashed their lights at one another.
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    A way for the state to extort more $$$ from its...

    A way for the state to extort more $$$ from its citizens.
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    Many moons ago NY was trying to have it applied...

    Many moons ago NY was trying to have it applied to the gas tank, so it would be visible for LEO. Personally I think it should be stapled to the registration, just like a trailer sticker in NY.
  22. Thread: 2up Riding

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    Biggest challenge is getting over YOUR anxiety. ...

    Biggest challenge is getting over YOUR anxiety. If you are nervous, make abrupt movements, lack smoothness, it is VERY evident to the passenger, and they will be uncomfortable too.
    And if they...
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    You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make...

    You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink as they say. SHE is the one that needs to decide. And yes stay AWAY from groups. You and her just pick a destination, a place with good...
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    I had a coworker that learned, and taught me a...

    I had a coworker that learned, and taught me a lesson years ago. He was changing a battery in a car, and somehow got his wedding ring between the wrench and a ground, thing turned into a red hot...
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    All I can tell you is the Factory roadside...

    All I can tell you is the Factory roadside assistance isn't worth a flip if you don't ride around major cities. A couple weeks ago I was riding with a friend and he had a minor accident, that ...
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