ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 62
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: muzcuk
Forum: Thumpers 11-19-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys, thanks a lot, my piggyback connector...

Hey guys, thanks a lot, my piggyback connector arrived today, its going in tomorrow. Should be much simpler thanks to your advice.
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
ground through frame

Hey guys. Another electrical question :

My previous bikes all had the ground from the battery connected to the frame so if I needed to run a low current device, I could simply run a wire from the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
Yeah, these are about the only way to 'cleanly'...

Yeah, these are about the only way to 'cleanly' do it. I was just about to start bitching on how its impossible to get cool stuff like these in Turkey but then I saw that it is shipped for 1.5...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
safe splice point

Hey guys, I used to follow the thread and I know this has been talked about but I am afraid to even attempt to find the relevant post.

I built a makeshift heated grip, now to install it, what...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
The CRF suspension is overbuilt for what it is...

The CRF suspension is overbuilt for what it is (which feels good and strong), but it is far from ideal when it comes to dampening. I would even dare to say NX forks with 15w oil and progressive...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
I did this. NX was getting hard to maintain so I...

I did this. NX was getting hard to maintain so I traded it for the CRF250L.

It has a decent frame (unlike the NX), no-hassle injection, and no-hassles in general, just runs, 2 year warranty, and...
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
Huh, I always thought the folding levers were a...

Huh, I always thought the folding levers were a buy and forget kind of deal. Maybe I am better off using the stock piece. I just need to take it off and give it a good re-work after each fall. Thanks...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
Shift lever recommendation

Hey guys.

I ride a LRP with minimal modifications (13t front, steel brake lines and a simple luggage rack). I commute 50km daily on this bike in Istanbul traffic, and take it to the forest in the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
Thanks mate, I am also wondering how a rear e704...

Thanks mate, I am also wondering how a rear e704 would go with the stock front? Fair match? As I said I am a broke-ass student and the stock front has plenty of life left in it. Any comments...?

I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Dear scrambler, Your collection is the most...

Dear scrambler,

Your collection is the most beautiful thing I have seen in a while.

Cheers,

Murat
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 10,616
Views: 2,007,324
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys, another lurker exposed here! :) I...

Hey guys, another lurker exposed here! :)

I have previously rebuilt a NX 250 (MD21) and have been enjoying the CRF 250L (MD39) for a few months now. I feel that I am on a revised, much polished...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Where is the cut-out display from? I am truly...

Where is the cut-out display from? I am truly curious.
Forum: Thumpers 07-31-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys, my new head gasket has arrived, I will...

Hey guys, my new head gasket has arrived, I will re-do the head this weekend.

I was thinking of loctite-ing the cylinder head cap nuts while I'm at it. What is your opinion about that?

I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
I feel your pain, I actually snapped and bought a...

I feel your pain, I actually snapped and bought a CRF250L last week. Injection, disk brakes and a halfway proper frame with aluminum swingarm. All things I could not have in NX, mine for $4000.

NX...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
By the way, I installed a slightly bigger (~100...

By the way, I installed a slightly bigger (~100 ml) expansion tank and it fills when the engine runs, but does not drain when its cool. So the water expands allright but it does not get sucked back...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys, Following Local Machine's advice,...

Hey guys,

Following Local Machine's advice, I re-torqued the bolts over the weekend and it helped a lot. They were seriously loose, and I don't know why. If they get loose again I am locktite-ing...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys, Turns out servicehonda asks $87...

Hey guys,

Turns out servicehonda asks $87 shipping for $25 gaskets. I cannot source them locally neither.

Any volunteers to help me out here? Just get them from wherever, stick them in a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Man, how I wish I could buy stuff like that in...

Man, how I wish I could buy stuff like that in Turkey. You are worried about 50-bucks-a-gallon for coolant? Enter Turkey where gasoline costs $8 per gallon and cheapest engine oil is $15 per liter...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2013, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Thanks for the info. So I will upgrade to a...

Thanks for the info. So I will upgrade to a decent reservoir, baby bottle sounds good. Its easier to ziptie shit on when you don't have any fairings to get in the way. :)

By the way I use...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Pressurized? No. What kind of pressure would the...

Pressurized? No. What kind of pressure would the puny expansion tank provide anyways?

Free of air? Maybe. I remember someone saying that the radiator is supposed to be bled of air.

Though I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2013, 02:43 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Yes, it somewhat reduces intake noise. It is not...

Yes, it somewhat reduces intake noise. It is not indispensible, but it would be hard to modify for an expansion tank as it is connected to the intake manifold. It would be a pain to seal and it would...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Fork oil for progressive springs

Hey guys! I am using 15 weight fork oil with my old fork springs with 1" preloaders. Now my Hagon progressive springs have arrived and I am wondering what grade oil I should use with them. I'd like...
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2013, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys! Finally the rain ended. Turns out the...

Hey guys! Finally the rain ended. Turns out the imbalance was due to rear axle after all. Thanks to Honda Scoot, PTC and Local Machine for the help!

Here is a picture of the dent on the frame...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
The rubber dust seals were replaced along with...

The rubber dust seals were replaced along with the steering bearings, if that's what you mean. In my case they were impossible to remove without destroying anyways.



I am pretty sure mine is...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Thanks a lot for the response. I erased the ones...

Thanks a lot for the response. I erased the ones I checked. Here are the remaining ones.

No broken / bent / loose spokes? Tires / wheels balanced? - There is one loose spoke on rear, front was...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys! I have finally restored my bike to...

Hey guys!

I have finally restored my bike to working condition. It runs and shifts perfectly and I am breaking it in now. All the problems with shifting were appearantly due to a small piece of...
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
By the way, it was the same with the engine off,...

By the way, it was the same with the engine off, I'd have to bump it a few times to get it on gear.

I will measure the clutch plates just to make sure, but they are too expensive to change just...
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey Sinan. I don't really need to shift from...

Hey Sinan.

I don't really need to shift from N to 2. The problem was, I would try to shift from 1 to 2, and it would get stuck at N, instead of moving to 2. Then I would beat the crap out of the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2012, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
transmission

Hey guys,

I had this issue with transmission: shifting from N to 2 was very hard, so I ended up splitting the crankcase and taking a look. This is the worst thing I found :
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys! I am waiting on some parts before...

Hey guys!

I am waiting on some parts before I put the bike back together.

I couldn't find any visible damage tot the transmission. Even the clutch has no visible wear on it. So my mysterious...
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys, I ended up ordering the ebay kit....

Hey guys,

I ended up ordering the ebay kit. Sounds like a fair deal. I'll split her open as soon as I get the mail, and this time I am taking pictures, too.

Sinan, thanks a lot for the input,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey! I blindly agree with the shift fork...

Hey!

I blindly agree with the shift fork idea, seems like it can't be anything else. I know a few guys that are in the process of parting out some nixies, so that is manageable. Gaskets, however...
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Well, too bad I already did reuse it, twice.....

Well, too bad I already did reuse it, twice.. Both cases were unexpected head removals due to misplaced/broken cam chain guide (plastic piece). I did not feel any difference with the reused gasket,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-26-2012, 04:19 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey guys! It seems that I am going to have...

Hey guys!

It seems that I am going to have to split the crankcase to see what's up with my transmission. This is my daily commuter so I want to be done as quickly as possible.

I am wondering...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2012, 02:35 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Hey! Sorry for disappearing on you! Thanks for...

Hey! Sorry for disappearing on you! Thanks for all the info.

My shift lever is bent beyond recognition, due to various previous falls, but it is tight at the end. I was told by a local mechanic...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 05:25 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Can you please explain this? Are you talking...

Can you please explain this? Are you talking about something that can be examined without splitting the case? All shifts except for N to 2 are fine, meaning I can still actually ride the bike, it...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Oh yeah, it must have been gone for about 20...

Oh yeah, it must have been gone for about 20 years now, if it ever existed in the first place.
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Excuse me, but you are not referring to my...

Excuse me, but you are not referring to my efforts to keep my bike running are you?
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 03:27 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Well, the last time when I changed my oil was...

Well, the last time when I changed my oil was when I changed my cam chain and tensioner. I broke the plastic chain guide by mistake and ended up having to take the cylinder head off to replace it....
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7,677
Views: 1,158,174
Posted By muzcuk
Well, you were right about the oil. When I...

Well, you were right about the oil. When I drained the engine, half a liter of greasy gunk came out instead of 1,5 liters that I have put in, which is weird because I switched to this fancy full...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 62

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:20 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014