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Forum: The Garage 12-24-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 797
Posted By 1greenmachine
Did they throw in some stickers thou?

Did they throw in some stickers thou?
Forum: Road warriors 10-27-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 51,809
Posted By 1greenmachine
I got one on order thru my dealer......

I got one on order thru my dealer......
Forum: The Garage 09-23-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 824
Posted By 1greenmachine
What did the spark plug look like, I'd think that...

What did the spark plug look like, I'd think that something let loose and the valve hit the piston. You could pressurize the cylinder and if you have air leaking out the exhaust the head will need to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,280
Posted By 1greenmachine
Um being that this bike was on craiglist i'm only...

Um being that this bike was on craiglist i'm only gonna pay a 3rd your asking price, call you and bitch about everything thats wrong for the next 5 years and gonna need your moms address to do the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-07-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,280
Posted By 1greenmachine
So what you're saying is that you take 2 exact...

So what you're saying is that you take 2 exact bikes that average worth is 5 grand the first is priced there with 25k miles and the 2nd has over 100k on it and its a rip off at only worth maybe 4...
Forum: The Garage 09-06-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,930
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'd say unless you have the tools and experience...

I'd say unless you have the tools and experience to weld or drill it out then take it to a machine shop that will get it out at probaly a decent price to.

Theres a certain irony to the name easy...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-06-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,280
Posted By 1greenmachine
I think it has alot to do with what bike you're...

I think it has alot to do with what bike you're trying to sell and being reasonable with the price expectations.

A bike like say a goldwing that new sells well over 20k is designed and mainly...
Forum: The Garage 08-23-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,178
Posted By 1greenmachine
If there is a priming bulb or handle by the...

If there is a priming bulb or handle by the filter than it probaly doesn't have a lift pump, pump it plenty and you'll have to crank for a bit to get it going. These common rails have pressures in...
Forum: The Garage 08-23-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,398
Posted By 1greenmachine
Yeah its nuts how people will jump so fast on...

Yeah its nuts how people will jump so fast on those, i've heard of guys dropping 10k+ on rusted away, wore out truck because hey they have a 12valve or its a 7.3 psd but they run foreever.:huh
My...
Forum: The Garage 08-23-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,398
Posted By 1greenmachine
My grandpa bought one the first few years they...

My grandpa bought one the first few years they offered them and i was around 10 and man that thing was a monster standing next to it, i'd love to find one in good conditon as those were when trucks...
Forum: The Garage 08-18-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,398
Posted By 1greenmachine
You're not making oil so its not that bad so if...

You're not making oil so its not that bad so if you're gonna take it somewhere just dump the oil and filter with some cheap stuff and change it when done, also dump some fuel lubricant in the fuel if...
Forum: Road warriors 07-28-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,854
Posted By 1greenmachine
So lets say most new bikes are coming with...

So lets say most new bikes are coming with throttle by wire and lets say the price for it is around $500 installed would you add it to your bike or chose a different one instead of paying the extra...
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 406,106
Posted By 1greenmachine
Yeah what i've been readin basically says just...

Yeah what i've been readin basically says just roll with it, i'd rather due it this fall or winter when i'm sitting bored in my house than when i could be riding it.
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 406,106
Posted By 1greenmachine
So whats the general deal with first time valve...

So whats the general deal with first time valve check, mines right about due but i'd like to maybe slide it till the end of riding season which is maybe 2k miles max and can do it during the winter....
Forum: Road warriors 07-23-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,395
Posted By 1greenmachine
Hondas prices have pretty much always been higher...

Hondas prices have pretty much always been higher but they are also the best quality out there....atleast you hear that alot wether its true or not. I think they have a good product but their...
Forum: The Garage 06-09-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,511
Posted By 1greenmachine
This pretty much says it all, the main job pays...

This pretty much says it all, the main job pays the bills while the side one is how you get ahead. The people that bring stuff aren't going to take it to a shop or the shop isn't gonna waste their...
Forum: The Garage 05-26-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,325
Posted By 1greenmachine
If you have mainly 12 point then stick with...

If you have mainly 12 point then stick with those, also they are ment for higher torque than 6 point.
I mostly have six point and what 12 point ones I need.
Forum: Road warriors 05-14-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 406,106
Posted By 1greenmachine
I dropped my bike in my truck at its 600 mile...

I dropped my bike in my truck at its 600 mile check up and other than a lot of crying and a nice crease I,ve left it that way as a new tank was over 500 I think.
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 406,106
Posted By 1greenmachine
So I brain farted buying oil the other day and...

So I brain farted buying oil the other day and ended up with suzuki synthetic oil which I admit shifts better but how many miles are you guys running with synthetic oil.
Forum: The Garage 05-08-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,072
Posted By 1greenmachine
I turn wrenches for a living so i've got plenty...

I turn wrenches for a living so i've got plenty of the high dollar tools but i for a home set when i get enough saved up i'm probaly gonna go with husky from HD, they have a set for $200 that would...
Forum: Racing 04-28-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3,297
Views: 242,617
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'm glad Canard was able to back on the track and...

I'm glad Canard was able to back on the track and he sure can rip it when he isn't getting hurt.

Rv getting this championship was cool to see and he deserved it doing the things a champ has to do...
Forum: The Garage 04-27-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,159
Posted By 1greenmachine
No matter how good the saw is when your dad says...

No matter how good the saw is when your dad says i think i hit a rock with the chain the last time i used it so it might dull well he is right and i could have used a hand saw quicker.:rofl
...
Forum: The Garage 04-13-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 12,167
Posted By 1greenmachine
I've got that side cabinet hanging on the side of...

I've got that side cabinet hanging on the side of my big old snappy box:wink: but it is a nice box and i would reccomend it. The cart looks pretty nice and honestly if i had the money i'd buy that...
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 4,268
Views: 697,568
Posted By 1greenmachine
So what exactly do you mean about the balance? ...

So what exactly do you mean about the balance?

I've learned over the years that knowing what your stepping onto is very important when trying to hold a bike from leaning over.
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4,268
Views: 697,568
Posted By 1greenmachine
Thanks for hints, i'm riding a sv650 so there is...

Thanks for hints, i'm riding a sv650 so there is definetly a big difference in weight but have heard the fjr carries it lower so that might help but honest with either bike once they have decided to...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 4,268
Views: 697,568
Posted By 1greenmachine
Well it will be a few years before they drop in...

Well it will be a few years before they drop in price so maybe i better start doing squats. I sat on the model they had in the show room and was completely in control of it but maybe should have...
Forum: Road warriors 03-17-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4,268
Views: 697,568
Posted By 1greenmachine
So I've been lusting something bad over the 13...

So I've been lusting something bad over the 13 model but buying one is a few years out. My question is I'm 5'9 and weigh 180 and have the strength of a wet noodle so will this beast control me or do...
Forum: The Garage 02-23-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,402
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'd say his main reason is he doesn't wanna work...

I'd say his main reason is he doesn't wanna work on a hot engine and i can't blame him as i've done plenty of tune ups on hot engines and it sucks. The truth is if you guys popped the valve cover off...
Forum: Road warriors 01-22-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3,089
Views: 584,666
Posted By 1greenmachine
This was a saturday morning bs session where i...

This was a saturday morning bs session where i told him to throw out a number, if i was sitting there with checkbook in hand it would need to come down.

Its all supply and demand and right now...
Forum: Road warriors 01-21-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3,089
Views: 584,666
Posted By 1greenmachine
The local dealer has one that color and I'm a...

The local dealer has one that color and I'm a winning lotto ticket away from owning it.. So is 9500 OTD a good price?
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,996
Posted By 1greenmachine
Thats whats great with FI, i store my bike for...

Thats whats great with FI, i store my bike for 4-5 months during the winter and all i do is run some fuel stabilizer thru in the fall, then in the spring i dump in new gas and with a bump on the...
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2013, 05:59 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,996
Posted By 1greenmachine
Fuel injection is the way to go for all the...

Fuel injection is the way to go for all the benefits it offers over carbs and so much hassle to get running right. The guys saying fixing it is so complex and expensive may be right on some things...
Forum: The Garage 12-08-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,765
Posted By 1greenmachine
No matter how much you try to keep it clean a...

No matter how much you try to keep it clean a engine when built or taken apart will get contaminents in it and also parts breaking in will produce some also. I'd say you could change it but its...
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,606
Posted By 1greenmachine
I'm late to the party but left hand drill bits...

I'm late to the party but left hand drill bits are the way to go as they drill in can loosen and removed the bolt. I've found that if they won't remove it then a easy out probaly will end up breaking...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,862
Posted By 1greenmachine
A overfill will let the crank hit the oil and...

A overfill will let the crank hit the oil and windage it which will flow the same but not lubricate like its suppose to.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-08-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,158
Posted By 1greenmachine
It all depends if the issue was with hard parts...

It all depends if the issue was with hard parts going bad and having multiple failures then maybe. If this a running issue then the engine may not fix it and and entail a lot of troubleshooting that...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-12-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By 1greenmachine
My house is at the end of a dead end street that...

My house is at the end of a dead end street that they repaved a few years ago so the surface was really nice but a few weeks ago They had to lay down a ton of tar snakes and there's one on a corner...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-12-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By 1greenmachine
The problem is this is a old country road so the...

The problem is this is a old country road so the pavement always had that light look where you have to be standing there to see the gravel. There isn't a corner per say because the side road comes up...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-11-2013, 11:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By 1greenmachine
an almost plant

Well today was a nice day for a screw it ride of go where the bike takes you and so thats what i did. I was out in the country coming back into town when i decided to take a side road thats a short...
Forum: The Garage 08-09-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,761
Posted By 1greenmachine
The biggest thing will be your driving style,...

The biggest thing will be your driving style, these engines don't need to idle for a 1/2 hour before driving and such and thats what plugs up filters. You can drive them in the city and they should...
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