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#21 skyblue

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Posted 07 May 2017 - 01:57 PM

A little work on the bike this past week.
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Got a k&n filter for it.
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Replace the rear brake MC cover seal. The old one was nasty AF!
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Posted 20 June 2017 - 09:20 AM

New luggage rack and top case for commuting. Feels so much better riding without a 20lb back pack.
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Posted 06 July 2017 - 05:48 PM

ok, so fuck you photobucket! 
 
 
got that out of my system. Trying Imgur. let see if I'm doing this right.
 
got a screw in my rear tire. only 3k on it. 
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I plugged it temporarily, but had to get a new one. they discontinued the Dunlop i had so I went with Michelin.
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new rear at 25,491 miles 07/06/17

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Posted 06 July 2017 - 05:49 PM

Try again :)
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Posted 06 July 2017 - 06:14 PM

Try again :)

how bout now?



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Posted 06 July 2017 - 08:34 PM

how bout now?


Mission accomplished
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Posted 08 July 2017 - 09:00 AM

Is it me or the front tyre is on backwards...


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#28 skyblue

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Posted 08 July 2017 - 09:22 AM

Is it me or the front tyre is on backwards...

That's what i thought when I saw it. But, that's what the arrow on the tire shows is the correct direction.



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Posted 09 July 2017 - 02:24 PM

Spark plug Change. 25,536 mi

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Posted 18 July 2017 - 06:47 PM

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 09:57 AM

service time

oil change 26,499 miles
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front brake pads check
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and got a fucking speeding ticket last friday.  :poop:
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Posted 17 August 2017 - 01:30 PM

It's too easy to go fast on a bike!


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Posted 21 October 2017 - 03:14 PM

Been working on getting a Honda F3 rear wheel on for a wider tire. Been cleaning it and popped out the old bearings. also got some new rubber.
 
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it's been a slow process, but i think i have everything i need to get it done. stay tuned.



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Posted 11 February 2018 - 04:07 PM

no huge updates, but...
 
I noticed I lost a screw for the chain guard recently.
 
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So i got a new one.
 
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also got some much needed bar balancers.
 
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looks much better.

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Posted 06 March 2018 - 10:17 PM

Did you use some threadlock on the chain quard bolt as it looks like it had just vibrated out.


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---- 1996 Volvo 850 R 2.0L T5 155kW 300Nm - Daily driven family car - SOLD
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---- 1992 Volvo 850 GL - one winter beater - SOLD
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Posted 09 March 2018 - 07:21 PM

Did you use some threadlock on the chain quard bolt as it looks like it had just vibrated out.

you know, i did not. but that is a good idea. lol



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Posted 09 March 2018 - 07:23 PM

Worked on the F3 wheel a little bit. Mounted the tire, bolted up the rotor and chainring.
 
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Posted 31 March 2018 - 06:50 PM

Sweet update.

Installed a Yoshi pipe! Sounds soo much better, and people really get out my way now!
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