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Forum: Airheads 03-21-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,260
Posted By Bogiewan
:clap

:clap
Forum: Airheads 03-13-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,260
Posted By Bogiewan
Best thing I ever did for carbs was getting an...

Best thing I ever did for carbs was getting an ultrasonic cleaner from Harbour Freight. It works great for cleaning up just about anything !
I got mine for $35 on sale. It's just big enough.
...
Forum: Airheads 03-10-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,260
Posted By Bogiewan
Really Surprised that there is no kick start. I...

Really Surprised that there is no kick start.
I thought all 74's had them.
Mine does for sure.
Maybe you didn't notice it because it's not like a normal one.
If you look again aan find one -...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 95,030
Posted By Bogiewan
Oil Filter spring

I just recently traded my DRZ for a 97 KLX300.
When I started to change the oil, I found a spring in the oil filter compartment, just laying there. I don't see any indication in the service manual...
Forum: Equipment 07-28-2012, 12:57 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 73,065
Posted By Bogiewan
Discoverys

I've had Discoverys now for several years and I absolutely love them.
I have always used them for off road.
The only problem:
Last year I had a bit of a disagreement with my bike about a ditch and...
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 117,274
Posted By Bogiewan
Wee Bad

...had been meaning to order the crash bars.
Took off the turn signal (of course.)

Lesson learned: front break in gravel bad.
...
Forum: Face plant 08-14-2011, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,296
Posted By Bogiewan
Crashing well

About 5 months ago I had an awkward get-off.
I was on a trail with some long stetches of woops, came over a rise to find a wash on the other side.
I knew immediately that this was going to either:...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-06-2009, 11:08 PM
Replies: 10,589
Views: 808,649
Posted By Bogiewan
Ortega to Silverado - April 24

Good Day above the clouds....

http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k91/markbogart/Abovetheclouds.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 11-24-2008, 05:30 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
Laugh while you can Monkey Boy.... I got the...

Laugh while you can Monkey Boy.... I got the splines lubed....:eatme
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,300
Posted By Bogiewan
Thanks alot

Now you guys have really screwed me up.
I too own both and am especially fond of both.

I was planning on selling my DR (which I thought I would never do) to buy a true off-roader. (only so much...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 615
Posted By Bogiewan
DRZ-400e model year changes

I've searched a bit and haven't found much info on this...

I'm looking at used DRZe's and I'm trying to figure out if there are significant differences in the 2003 and earlier models from the K4...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-13-2008, 10:56 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
But then what would have been the point in having...

But then what would have been the point in having an airhead in the first place if not for the pain............................... :zilla
Forum: Old's Cool 10-12-2008, 11:33 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
In further readings, Snowbum (ABC) recommends...

In further readings, Snowbum (ABC) recommends lubricating the input splines at least every 18K.
(Also recommending throwout bearing lube at the same time.)

Is that common practice ?:mully
Forum: Old's Cool 10-12-2008, 09:28 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
I like the sound of that. Thanks ! :mulie

I like the sound of that.
Thanks ! :mulie
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2008, 03:55 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,361
Posted By Bogiewan
I have both 650's and don't regret it. One has...

I have both 650's and don't regret it.
One has knobbies (guess which one) and one has Tourance dual sports.
They compliment each other well.
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 9,240
Views: 3,618,224
Posted By Bogiewan
Sorry, forgot the obligatory photo... ...

Sorry, forgot the obligatory photo...

http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k91/markbogart/Oct%202007/HalfDome-ElCapoverlook.jpg
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9,240
Views: 3,618,224
Posted By Bogiewan
If you need some company pm me. I'm over in...

If you need some company pm me.
I'm over in Aliso Viejo.
I have heard much of that area is closed due to the fire until November.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-12-2008, 02:31 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
Got any tips on how to tilt the motor ?:pep

Got any tips on how to tilt the motor ?:pep
Forum: Old's Cool 10-12-2008, 02:21 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
Raindog, still following your trail... Did you...

Raindog, still following your trail...
Did you get the rear frame and swing arm off as one piece ?
Did you ever find a list of torque values for reassembling?
My Haynes manual sucks.:becca
Forum: Old's Cool 07-22-2008, 09:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
Thanks guys ! This site reduces my pain...

Thanks guys !
This site reduces my pain considerably.
Forum: Old's Cool 07-22-2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
Now you've made me really curious...:cromag ...

Now you've made me really curious...:cromag

You said the washer was stuck to the rod.
Did you get that apart ?
If you got new parts, did you get the old rod out and the new one in without taking...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-22-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,291
Posted By Bogiewan
Going down that road too...

RD - I'm interested to know how things turned out.
I am following your trail - same problem.
I can't get that felt washer in for anything.
Probably best since that same washer you were talking...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-17-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By Bogiewan
After some searching I found some interesting...

After some searching I found some interesting tips here:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=313744&page=4&highlight=thrust+bearing

One lad suggested using dental floss similar to...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-16-2008, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By Bogiewan
R90/6 Feltring blues

In the process of replacing the thrust bering in my 74 R90/6 I have gotten stuck due to the "Feltring." I don't see any way to get that thing past the rubber seal in the clutch housing.

Anybody...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-21-2008, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By Bogiewan
I've heard that those break off frequently from...

I've heard that those break off frequently from people trying to use it to operate the center stand rather than using the foot plate.
Forum: Old's Cool 05-21-2008, 08:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,313
Posted By Bogiewan
Very helpful ! I had a feeling that there might...

Very helpful !
I had a feeling that there might be something like that afoot.
I have wanted to bag an airhead (actually an R100GS-but this one will do for now) for a long time.
The first few rides...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-20-2008, 10:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,313
Posted By Bogiewan
I was only using the R4 (5W-40) for the engine...

I was only using the R4 (5W-40) for the engine oil.
The haynes manual suggests 90W for the gearbox, driveshaft and Rear bevel drive, which I haven't touched.

Do modern "Race Oils" not do as well...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-20-2008, 08:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,313
Posted By Bogiewan
Bluhduh Hep me - R90/6

Just came into possesion of a '74 90/6.
Suddennly the clutch makes a horrific noise and doesn't work.
(The gearbox seems fine.)

Could it be I used the wrong oil to top up?
I usually use Casrtol...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2007, 09:34 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
+1 Wee for the road. DR (or less) for the...

+1 Wee for the road.
DR (or less) for the trail.
Dual sport is a myth.
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2007, 09:28 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
+1..........................:cromag

+1..........................:cromag
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
Indeed.........................:cromag

Indeed.........................:cromag
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2007, 08:40 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
Question: I bought my DR with the stock Corbin...

Question: I bought my DR with the stock Corbin seat.
Does that IMS tank fit with that seat?:zilla
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2007, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bogiewan
Indeed....very observant. :wave It was a...

Indeed....very observant. :wave
It was a strange group.
ZX-10, Harley Fat Boy, Duc Monster and the Geezer Strom.
after Coogies we headed up the 23 to the 33 past Ojai.
Dang I love that road....
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bogiewan
Lane splitting on the 5 at 5pm Friday makes my...

Lane splitting on the 5 at 5pm Friday makes my sphincter get all puckered up. :yikes
Bad timing for coming through LA
Forum: Ride reports 10-07-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By Bogiewan
Thumbs down OC-San Jose - Yosemite - just picts

http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k91/markbogart/Oct%202007/SanJoseStart.jpg

http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k91/markbogart/Oct%202007/Route33-1.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-17-2007, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 950
Posted By Bogiewan
Still active:cromag

Still active:cromag
Forum: Thumpers 09-04-2007, 01:35 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
The Strom's MUCH more fun. (on so many...

The Strom's MUCH more fun.
(on so many levels...)
Forum: Thumpers 09-04-2007, 01:33 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
I think the word is "marketing." I have a wee...

I think the word is "marketing."
I have a wee that I love dearly.
When I bought it I was thinking it was a dual sport but after a couple of off-road jaunts I came to 3 conclusions:
1) It's...
Forum: Equipment 09-04-2007, 01:06 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 20,689
Posted By Bogiewan
I would go for a set.

I would go for a set.
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2007, 09:38 PM
Replies: 99,975
Views: 19,200,694
Posted By Bogiewan
DL+DR=:jump It's a long thread... better get...

DL+DR=:jump

It's a long thread... better get started.
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