Thanks, I will carry on.
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Thanks, I will carry on.
can someone add fork sliders to my title?
Hi, I have been cleaning up my new to me 78 r80/7, and I am up to the forks. I took the lower sliders off, and the oil looked pretty good, once the lowers...
I just ordered two of these
turns out there was a thread for this from 2010
Hi, does any one have a way of clamping the crossover pipe when the factory clamp has rusted off. ? hoping for something a bit nicer than hose clamps.
Success! the thread file first, then I cut a slot in a spare nut, and used the valve grind compound, at first I had a fat washer in the slot, then I was able to take the washer out, and finally,...
Hey I like that idea!
sorry, I have made my choice for anti seize, there is a bunch of info on the site. I hadn't done a search before.
Thanks all, the file should be here tomorrow, and the new nuts on Mon. then I will have to decide which ant-seize.
thanks, seems there are a bunch of options on the thread file , does any one know what the thread size is for the exhaust port is?
Just ordered one from Mcmastercar
so the first couple threads are kind of galled is there any hope. the head is back on the bike, will a thread file work?
Thats the luggage.
I ran a 60s hand start gravely, put a snow blower on for winter. The starting instructions were " pull hard and fast"
Hi, I pulled the cylinders on my r80/7 and when I was cleaning up found one of the push rod tubes loose in the head, in fact it came out, also the rings on the tubes are loose is this normal?So what...
Thanks for front end reply, I have a great condition 87 k75 front end complete with master cylinder. may update, but I will ride it as is for a bit.
roborider, good solid advice.
the hole in the air box is 20mm the tube was 23+ as I said, no way, used armor-all, no way
I did get one from max, the overall shape was right, but the outside diameter was to big to go into the air box, like no way it was going in there. I was able to seal my old one enough to reuse it. I...
Hi does any one have a source for the crank case breather tube? the ones I can find are to large diameter. Tried Max so far.
Just out of curiosity will a 87 k 75 front end and brakes fit a 78 r80/7?
Godfather, yep thats the thred , I gave the brighter a try, it does work well to even out the color I cant really rinse to well right now , so when it warms up I am going to go at it!
Update on frame bolts. I had an 86 r80 a few years back, and the upper bolts on the sub frame were counter sunk, I got the newer style bolts and the one ream that I own was had the right size point...
nothin to this stuff, I was a bit surprised what one to three inches looked like though!
Thanks these are wire wheels so I am guessing you just keep at it.
Hi , somewhere on one of the rebuilds that are on this site and ADV Riders, I read about using Aluminum Brightener from NAPA, I got some and it is Phosphoric acid, sulfuric acid and one other...
Hi, I was wondering what attaches to the lower holes on the tabs where the sub frame bolts to the main frame, the upper part of the sub frame?
Also the upper sub frame bolts that are on the bike...