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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-17-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1,631
Views: 114,566
Posted By ivantheterrible
Forgot to mention last night, there's a discount...

Forgot to mention last night, there's a discount for on that sidecar for Adv-riders.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-16-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1,631
Views: 114,566
Posted By ivantheterrible
yeah, that was me looking. Right at the threshold...

yeah, that was me looking. Right at the threshold of putting my hack together I decided that I'd rather start with a complete Ural rig. A inmate is offering his up for consideration, but, like i...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-16-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,631
Views: 114,566
Posted By ivantheterrible
Ural sidecar

hey,
I got this sidecar this past summer planning to put a rig together, but a complete Ural rig has become available. i'd like to pick that rig up, but I need to sell my sidecar before i do. i can...
Forum: Hacks 12-04-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By ivantheterrible
Just passed on a 1998 Ural Deco, hasn't run in 10...

Just passed on a 1998 Ural Deco, hasn't run in 10 years, but looked great and the guy was only asking $1000. I guess I'm officially not tempted buy the 650's!
Forum: Hacks 12-03-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By ivantheterrible
yeah, I guess I'm asking questions to answers I...

yeah, I guess I'm asking questions to answers I already know.

Thanks for the input.
Forum: Hacks 12-03-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By ivantheterrible
I'm really not into going fast, but having to...

I'm really not into going fast, but having to pull over often to let a line of impatient/pissed off drives pass would get old fast.

I do think the newer 750 Urals would be fast enough, from what...
Forum: Hacks 12-03-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By ivantheterrible
a few questions, if you don't mind, what do...

a few questions, if you don't mind,

what do you think is the top price, if you think $3500 is too high?

do you think 45 is about where it's best to ride? what's the top speed on yours?

Why...
Forum: Hacks 12-03-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By ivantheterrible
Ural 650 thoughts

There's a 1999 Ural 650 Bavarian that's been offer to me for purchase. Ridden often, professionally maintained, the alt grenade has been changed, and it has a 're-enforced' driveshaft, whatever that...
Forum: Hacks 11-24-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4,017
Views: 681,099
Posted By ivantheterrible
I've exchanged a few emails with the '97 ural guy...

I've exchanged a few emails with the '97 ural guy in Asheville NC. Doesn't have a title. I'm tempted, but being a 650 and the hassle of the title issue, I think I'll pass.
Forum: Battle scooters 11-19-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By ivantheterrible
thanks y'all! truth is, this is a side project...

thanks y'all!
truth is, this is a side project for my wife. I'll talk to her bout the options. I really like the idea of having a 12v system.
Forum: Battle scooters 11-18-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By ivantheterrible
I've thought about that. Does it bolt up, or is...

I've thought about that. Does it bolt up, or is it pretty involved to install?
Forum: Hacks 11-17-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 9,978
Posted By ivantheterrible
I took the evergreen class last weekend at...

I took the evergreen class last weekend at Central VA. community college. That's lynchburg VA., so not too far from you.

The instructors were great and I really enjoyed the class and learned a...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-15-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By ivantheterrible
thanks for the replies y'all. I think i'm going...

thanks for the replies y'all.
I think i'm going to try the pz22. if it looks similar. I basically got the thing for free, so I'd like to ride it some before committing to much to it.
Forum: The Garage 11-15-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
sorry for the late reply. The tech said that...

sorry for the late reply.
The tech said that the valves 'sounded' fine and with the low miles and compression that he didn't think they needed it. I'm bringing it back for a comprehensive check up...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-14-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By ivantheterrible
c90 replacement carb

Hi all.
I've got a 1966 c90 that I'm trying to get back on the road. i bought a rebuild kit for it, but it didn't have the parts that i need. I'm hoping that maybe one of the many Chinese carbs on...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-14-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 731
Posted By ivantheterrible
try posting up here...

try posting up here http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=304596

Our bike is a little of a tweener. it is 20 to 30 years old, so not the usual 'road warrior' shiny new bike, but it's a...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-14-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 731
Posted By ivantheterrible
that's odd. I don't know what to make of that....

that's odd. I don't know what to make of that. Works fine for me.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-14-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 731
Posted By ivantheterrible
there's a rubber boot that is often the culprit...

there's a rubber boot that is often the culprit when it comes to transmission leaks. It's the one that the clutch lever goes into (look at the clutch adjustment screw and you can't miss it)
You...
Forum: Hacks 11-13-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,615
Posted By ivantheterrible
Nice to see brothers hanging out. It's surprising...

Nice to see brothers hanging out. It's surprising to me how many brothers don't get along.
Forum: The Garage 11-11-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
The first Mechanic told me that since the valves...

The first Mechanic told me that since the valves use shims, they don't need/can't be adjusted! Bullshit, no?

If I was a cynical person, I'd find it interesting that they (1st mechanic) told me...
Forum: The Garage 11-11-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
yeah, I didn't find them as much as i sucked it...

yeah, I didn't find them as much as i sucked it up and drove the extra miles to the people I should have taken it to in the first place. At least i didn't pay the first people anything. But it did...
Forum: The Garage 11-11-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
I ran some of the ideas I got here by the...

I ran some of the ideas I got here by the mechanic, and he wasn't biting on any of them.

Took it to a shop that I used to go to (changed jobs years ago and it was no longer convenient to take my...
Forum: The Garage 11-07-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
I have the weekend to decide and I'm strongly...

I have the weekend to decide and I'm strongly leaning towards asking them to adjust the valve, do some fuel treatment, change the plugs and wires, and see what happens.

i feel like that putting a...
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
Thanks for the web site (car parts.com) that's...

Thanks for the web site (car parts.com) that's very interesting.

I'm poor and cheap, so i'm temped to go for it, but I don't have a engine hoist and I have no place to work on it. Also, I have...
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
he did say that it the cylinder was low on...

he did say that it the cylinder was low on compression and that the valve was still functioning. Would it be low on power if that is the case?
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
thanks for taking the time with this. New...

thanks for taking the time with this.

New (to me) Mechanic. this is the second time I've used him. He comes highly recommended and his cousin works with my wife. He seems very trust worthy, for...
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
it's a 4 cylinder, 2 wheel drive, stick.

it's a 4 cylinder, 2 wheel drive, stick.
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
thanks for the replies. I'm pretty ignorant...

thanks for the replies.

I'm pretty ignorant when it comes to car/truck engines. Are reconditioned engines available for this model? What is a reman engine? Remanufactored?
where does one find...
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
It's a 4.

It's a 4.
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
'96 Toyota Tacoma

I just got some bad news from my mechanic. He says I have a burnt valve on my '96 toyota tacoma. He says the repair cost is going to be at least $2000, possibly more depending on what else they...
Forum: Hacks 11-06-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,338
Posted By ivantheterrible
I'd rag on you for the lousy spiral, but you did...

I'd rag on you for the lousy spiral, but you did have gear and gloves on, and it was a completion so........nice pass!

Fun video too!
Forum: Road warriors 10-28-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 1,155,494
Posted By ivantheterrible
what kind of handlebars do you have on that bike?

what kind of handlebars do you have on that bike?
Forum: Old's Cool 10-24-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 60,690
Posted By ivantheterrible
Some good looking k's here. I'd post mine, but...

Some good looking k's here. I'd post mine, but it's pretty rat/ugly.

I've ridden it less then 100 miles, so there's that, but I really like it so far. I even like the sound of it, which i wouldn't...
Forum: Hacks 10-21-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,016
Posted By ivantheterrible
Little update. Got a K75 for a good price. Needed...

Little update. Got a K75 for a good price. Needed a new clutch, which was a surprisingly easy install, so i just got it on the road. I figure I'll ride it for a while and see if I bond with it before...
Forum: Road warriors 10-10-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 1,155,494
Posted By ivantheterrible
that looks pretty good. got any pics from other...

that looks pretty good. got any pics from other angles?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 10-09-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,750
Posted By ivantheterrible
yes, I know how to remove the cluster, the...

yes, I know how to remove the cluster, the problem is all the stuff kimjongfun described.

I guess the circuit board in german would be pretty hard for a non german speaking person to follow, huh?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 10-09-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,750
Posted By ivantheterrible
I hope, but don't expect, this thread might go...

I hope, but don't expect, this thread might go into how to remove the gigantic instrument cluster, without having an electrical engineering degree.

I've researched about this and posted on other...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 10-07-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,750
Posted By ivantheterrible
I'm in a similar place as you, having just...

I'm in a similar place as you, having just purchased a '90 k75s. I just replaced the clutch and am in the process of doing some general maintenance before I can ride it. I've allowed myself to get...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-30-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,084
Posted By ivantheterrible
you said people 'tell' you how dangerous it is....

you said people 'tell' you how dangerous it is. There is no question being asked, so smile and nod, or stare at them blankly until discomfort sets in.
Forum: Old's Cool 09-30-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2,883
Views: 862,582
Posted By ivantheterrible
I had, and recently sold, the bajaj chetak 4t....

I had, and recently sold, the bajaj chetak 4t. loved it. Fun reliable scoot.
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