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Forum: Battle scooters 12-18-2012, 12:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,403
Posted By Tacoma
I am just sooo sad that winter is here and its...

I am just sooo sad that winter is here and its too cold to ride my Tmax,,,, thats why i come to this site,,,, riding is an escape from the old lady biching about everything, thats why I got the...
Forum: Battle scooters 12-17-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,403
Posted By Tacoma
as a current owner of a 2009 Tmax,,,,,,,, I...

as a current owner of a 2009 Tmax,,,,,,,, I hate you!
yea! I am jealous!
if the new 530 Tmax was sold here I would be at the dealer today and pay any price

its not fair! why can't us...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-04-2012, 02:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,445
Posted By Tacoma
Go with the biggest one! The full size maxi...

Go with the biggest one! The full size maxi scooter!
BMW 600GS,,,,, Suzuki Burgman 650,,,,,,,,,Honda Silver Wing!

you'll be sorry and later regret it that you went with a 150-200cc scoot and...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-23-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 743,032
Posted By Tacoma
As an owner of a Tmax I am ashamed that there are...

As an owner of a Tmax I am ashamed that there are morons out there that also own one, you guys are too dumb to know that you have the top of the line maxi scooter out there, you should appriceate it...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-23-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,140
Posted By Tacoma
The Kawasaki 250 Ninja has better performance...

The Kawasaki 250 Ninja has better performance than any maxi scooter, easy to ride, gets 70 MPG and only costs $3699 brand new where the maxi scooters are priced at $10,000
Forum: Battle scooters 09-23-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,140
Posted By Tacoma
All beginners have the same problem, they start...

All beginners have the same problem, they start out with a small bike or scooter, they LOVE it at first untill they gain riding experience and turn into pro and confident rider then they find out...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-23-2012, 01:34 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 22,080
Posted By Tacoma
The Japanese motorcycle and scooter is...

The Japanese motorcycle and scooter is outsourced! I never said the "WHOLE" bike is made in China, but maybe a factory in China builds the frame and the engine is made in Japan, and then put...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-19-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 22,080
Posted By Tacoma
The Chinese scoots are made in the same Chinese...

The Chinese scoots are made in the same Chinese factory as the Honda, Yamaha, and Honda scoots are made but the name brand Japanese scoots are made at much higher quality and materials. When a...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-16-2012, 03:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,514
Posted By Tacoma
I have to admit, being honest I am bias against...

I have to admit, being honest I am bias against all Honda Dealers, this one Honda Dealer threw me out and even threatened to have me arrested, and thats the reason I don't like the Silver Wing! I...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-16-2012, 03:19 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,129
Posted By Tacoma
scooters are in super high demand right now cause...

scooters are in super high demand right now cause of $4/gal gas prices, the growing older baby-boomers that no longer have the physical ability to ride the big bore cruiser bikes, and the scooters...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-16-2012, 02:54 AM
Replies: 1,240
Views: 218,906
Posted By Tacoma
somebody has to tell the truth! Just because...

somebody has to tell the truth! Just because someone you don't know tells wonderfull things about a scooter doesn't mean he's telling the truth or leaving out other details.
Of course the person...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-15-2012, 12:24 AM
Replies: 1,240
Views: 218,906
Posted By Tacoma
The PCX 125-150 was designed for people in 3rd...

The PCX 125-150 was designed for people in 3rd world countries where they are smaller, skinny due to malnutrition, like China, India ,,,, its not designed to carry around fat american men that eat...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-09-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 743,032
Posted By Tacoma
Cortez ? I forgot more than you know,,! I have...

Cortez ? I forgot more than you know,,! I have been using Amsoil since the late 1980's and idiots like you cut it down cause you have no idea what the diference is between a synthetic and a reg...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-09-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 743,032
Posted By Tacoma
The wet plate clutch on the TMAX is a normally...

The wet plate clutch on the TMAX is a normally closed clutch that doesn't open or close, the CVT works as a clutch when the belt slipps, simular to an ATV,,, most cheap Chinese scooters or smaller...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-09-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,129
Posted By Tacoma
I just can't understand why the prices are sooo...

I just can't understand why the prices are sooo high on the maxi scooters! The Burgman's and SW's are going at $10K!! You can buy a new Kawasaki 250 Ninja that has the same or even better perfomance...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-09-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 743,032
Posted By Tacoma
beemerphile? I would suggest to use the Amsoil...

beemerphile? I would suggest to use the Amsoil 10W40 MOTORCYCLE oil instead of the scooter oil cause the Tmax has a wet clutch AND a CVT clutch,,,,, scooter oil is designed for scooters that ONLY...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-09-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,514
Posted By Tacoma
the Silver Wing is an old-outdated design with...

the Silver Wing is an old-outdated design with small diameter tires and shakey handling. The frame and tire design does not match the engine perfomance, its not a well balanced and engineered...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-01-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,500
Posted By Tacoma
no! the dirt collected in the oil filter is from...

no! the dirt collected in the oil filter is from the unpure and un-burnt hydrocarbons from the gasoline we all use, and some guys that insist on using high perfomance air filters also allow more dirt...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-01-2012, 03:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,500
Posted By Tacoma
yea,,,,, thats me! I am that guy that cuts open...

yea,,,,, thats me! I am that guy that cuts open the old oil filters to see how much crap has accumulated in them,,,,,,and yea !!! its surprized me! I have had older bikes that the filter is at least...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-01-2012, 03:22 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,500
Posted By Tacoma
My Tmax has a wet clutch AND a CVT belt drive...

My Tmax has a wet clutch AND a CVT belt drive clutch.

some of you guys just go overboard about motor oil and change it at too few miles
In my book a good grade of full synthetic oil never wears...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-30-2012, 02:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,641
Posted By Tacoma
just yesterday President Obama just raised the...

just yesterday President Obama just raised the CAFE Standards on new cars to 54.5 MPG by 2025,,,, and that made me think thats better gas mileage than my Tmax
so maybe thats the future of cars,,, a...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-30-2012, 02:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,458
Posted By Tacoma
fullmetalscooter? if i do get a flat tire on my...

fullmetalscooter? if i do get a flat tire on my scooter I figured that tire is ruined, or i wouldn't feel secure riding on a "repaired" tire,,,,, so I would buy a new tire,,,, the can of "Fix-A-Flat"...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-30-2012, 02:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,458
Posted By Tacoma
the can of "Fix-A-Flat" also has the air pressure...

the can of "Fix-A-Flat" also has the air pressure to fill up the tire with air while sealing the flat at the same time,,,, its a temporary repair just enough to get home or take it to a place to...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-26-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,458
Posted By Tacoma
as long as the tire is in good shape a can o...

as long as the tire is in good shape a can o fix-a-flat will seal any tire
Forum: Battle scooters 08-26-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,458
Posted By Tacoma
nobody here likes me, so why should I be nice?

nobody here likes me, so why should I be nice?
Forum: Battle scooters 08-26-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,161
Posted By Tacoma
the more you noobs try to maintain or fix your...

the more you noobs try to maintain or fix your scooter the worst it makes it, if you have no idea what ur doing then your making it worse, its a waste of time to change the final drive oil, its a...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-26-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,458
Posted By Tacoma
those small diameter cheap single ply tires made...

those small diameter cheap single ply tires made in China are prone to flats where the large diameter, high tech racing radial real motorcycle tires used on real mega scooters like my Tmax resist...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-26-2012, 02:59 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 39,489
Posted By Tacoma
I know there are so few Tmax's out there but so...

I know there are so few Tmax's out there but so many people make comments about the Tmax, anybody can figure out most of those people that comment about the Tmax have never been on one.

I am...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-26-2012, 02:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,070
Posted By Tacoma
Yamaha Tmax,, no changes needed, perfect scooter!

Yamaha Tmax,, no changes needed, perfect scooter!
Forum: Battle scooters 08-12-2012, 03:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,078
Posted By Tacoma
take a look at the rear tire tread of ANY crotch...

take a look at the rear tire tread of ANY crotch rocket out there!!!!

you will notice that the tread in the middle of the rear tire is worn down twice as much as the sidewall tread!

that...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-12-2012, 03:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,078
Posted By Tacoma
fullmetalscooter? You don't have the right...

fullmetalscooter? You don't have the right scooter! YES! I have blown away the crotch rockets on the tight hairpin curves not because my scooter is faster but because I am a much more experienced...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-05-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 39,489
Posted By Tacoma
Its fustrating where I get called names when I...

Its fustrating where I get called names when I offer my opinion, I have ridden 10 times more bike models than most everybody else! The only scooters I did ride was the SW and the Burgman, I was the...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-05-2012, 01:24 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 39,489
Posted By Tacoma
DandyDoug? get the Burgman!

DandyDoug? get the Burgman!
Forum: Battle scooters 08-05-2012, 01:21 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 39,489
Posted By Tacoma
gumshoe4? very nice written with a ton of...

gumshoe4? very nice written with a ton of information,, you should be writting for a major motorcycle magazine!,,,,,,, but as I was reading it I kinda felt sorry for you cause you never was on a...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-21-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,998
Posted By Tacoma
As a American I do not like European Engineering,...

As a American I do not like European Engineering, I believe the Japanese are the top Engineers in the world, yes the BMW does use the Kymco engine, but the rest of the BMW is German made,,, and to...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-20-2012, 02:58 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 36,510
Posted By Tacoma
I am back from being booted for my comments, I am...

I am back from being booted for my comments, I am sorry if I offended anybody, I was just here looking for a friend to talk too, I just wanted to see if anybody else had the same problem of being...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-03-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,068
Posted By Tacoma
have anybody ever used plain common sence to...

have anybody ever used plain common sence to figure out the manufacturing production costs of producing a maxi scooter compaired to a motorcycle?
It doesn't cost much more to produce a Suzuki...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-03-2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,068
Posted By Tacoma
in the past 2 years scooters have become very...

in the past 2 years scooters have become very popular where there is strong demand and short supply so the price has gone up, the local Honda Dealer is selling new PCX 125 at $3995 higher than the...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-02-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,068
Posted By Tacoma
IF price is consideration why not consider a used...

IF price is consideration why not consider a used motorcycle,, NOT a scooter, # 1 on my list would be a used Kawasaki 250 Ninja, its much less expensive than a scooter (even new) it gets BETTER gas...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-02-2012, 01:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,159
Posted By Tacoma
Piaggio X10 GT

from Cycle World Magazine, July 2012, Roundup, page 28:

Piaggio X10 GT comes in 3 versions: 125, 350, and 500cc generating 15, 33, and 41 horsepower
in my opinion the 350cc is the perfect size,...
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