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Forum: Old's Cool 09-24-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By aeholton
All taken care of. He is renting a Road King...

All taken care of. He is renting a Road King from Hellbender HD in Marietta. They are even providing transportation to and from Atlanta airport. :clap
Forum: Old's Cool 09-22-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By aeholton
Thanks, saw that. Looks like he may be flying...

Thanks, saw that. Looks like he may be flying into Atlanta. Found it interesting that it doesn't look like there is any place to rent a motorcycle in all of AL. Wonder if there is some insurance...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-22-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By aeholton
Birmingham, AL area info needed.

I'm riding up to the Barber Vintage Motorcycle festival next month. My son might fly in from Colorado Springs for the weekend. Anyone know of any motorcycle rental places in the Birmingham area? ...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-01-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,960
Posted By aeholton
I'm afraid you may be disappointed with the size....

I'm afraid you may be disappointed with the size. Sat on one in Daytona at bike week. Very small bike. My wife sat on it and thought it was too small.
Forum: Airheads 10-17-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,818
Posted By aeholton
<iframe width="420" height="315"...

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/3lDlMnybKGk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Airheads 08-28-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 737
Posted By aeholton
I believe the bike started life as an RS. ...

I believe the bike started life as an RS. Previous owner bumped it to 1000cc and converted to the S style fairing. I like the setup in your pictures, but have done some searching and haven't found...
Forum: Airheads 08-28-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 737
Posted By aeholton
1987 R80 gauge mounting help needed.

Since having neck surgery last year, it bothers my neck to ride very long on my '87 R80S. The bike has low narrow Euro bars and I purchased some medium height Flanders BMW bars to have installed. ...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-25-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,310
Posted By aeholton
I like your taste in scooter. Here are ours: ...

I like your taste in scooter. Here are ours:

http://i60.photobucket.com/albums/h8/aeholton/IMG_0493_zps4b67a650.jpg
Forum: Airheads 01-05-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,305
Posted By aeholton
Thanks. I think I may have to just open up the...

Thanks. I think I may have to just open up the wallet and find someone local to do the entire job. :cry
Forum: Airheads 01-05-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,305
Posted By aeholton
Bike has 60k miles. How difficult is it to...

Bike has 60k miles. How difficult is it to remove the transmission? Any special tools required for removal? I would probably send it off for rebuild or try to find someone local that could do it...
Forum: Airheads 01-05-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,305
Posted By aeholton
1987 R100S stuck in gear.

I had T1-C7 neck fusion surgery back in July. Since then I have been riding our Aprilia SportCity scooters. I've been backing the airhead out of the garage and starting in the driveway every couple...
Forum: Battle scooters 12-31-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3,450
Views: 1,364,120
Posted By aeholton
Beautiful day for a country ride here in west...

Beautiful day for a country ride here in west central FL. My wife and I did a couple hundred miles exploring today.

http://i60.photobucket.com/albums/h8/aeholton/image_zps79f82322.jpg
Forum: Battle scooters 11-14-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By aeholton
2003/2004 Scarabeo 500cc advise?

I have the opportunity to pick up an Aprilia Scarabeo 500cc pretty cheap from a relative. He doesn't ride it much and it just sits most of the time. He's not sure if it is a 2003 or 2004 (he's...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-26-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,545
Posted By aeholton
We have 2 SC250's that we bought back in July. ...

We have 2 SC250's that we bought back in July. They will both get a little head shake on deceleration if you take your hands off the bars. I asked my wife if she noticed this and her reply was "No,...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-22-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,169
Posted By aeholton
I believe you must have over 5bhp and be able to...

I believe you must have over 5bhp and be able to maintain the 40mph minimum speed requirement here in FL.
Forum: Battle scooters 10-02-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,547
Posted By aeholton
Yellow helmet

What is the brand on that yellow helmet? Looks like it has huge vents. Would be nice here in FL.
Forum: Battle scooters 09-21-2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,551
Posted By aeholton
My wife and I have a pair of Jialing NP50-GL's...

My wife and I have a pair of Jialing NP50-GL's that I installed 110cc engines in them a few years ago. They will do 53 mph (GPS verified) with my 220+ lbs butt riding them. I have a 17 tooth...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-04-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 3,450
Views: 1,364,120
Posted By aeholton
She always says that I should have married a...

She always says that I should have married a motorcycle. :lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 09-04-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3,450
Views: 1,364,120
Posted By aeholton
My wife and my 2009 Aprilia SportCity 250's; ...

My wife and my 2009 Aprilia SportCity 250's;

http://i60.photobucket.com/albums/h8/aeholton/IMG_0409.jpg
Forum: Battle scooters 08-20-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,162
Posted By aeholton
I think location has a lot to do with it, also. ...

I think location has a lot to do with it, also. More specifically road material. Here in FL they use a lot of smooth stones and even sea shell materials. It is very easy on tire wear. I've...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-02-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,441
Posted By aeholton
Great looking scoot! Congratulations!!! ...

Great looking scoot! Congratulations!!!

:clap
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,441
Posted By aeholton
Where are you located? My wife and I just picked...

Where are you located? My wife and I just picked up a pair of 2009 Aprilia SC250 leftovers from the local dealer for quite a bit less than that $3900 out the door price.
Forum: Airheads 05-06-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By aeholton
Thank you. Saw those gasket rings after posting...

Thank you. Saw those gasket rings after posting my list. I will see if I can get the parts locally this coming week and attempt the repair. After further inspection it appears the seeping oil is...
Forum: Airheads 05-06-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By aeholton
Thank you. I've decided to buy the parts...

Thank you. I've decided to buy the parts individually since I wasn't able to find a kit that looked like it had what I needed.

I think I need to order the following parts:

Nikasil Cylinder...
Forum: Airheads 05-04-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By aeholton
Sorry. Originally an R80RT. Has S fairing now. ...

Sorry. Originally an R80RT. Has S fairing now. Previous owner installed 1000cc Nikasil jugs.
Forum: Airheads 05-04-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,913
Posted By aeholton
Question R100S cylinder gasket/seal kits

I have a 1987 R80S w/ 1000 cc jugs. Have some oil beginning to weep around the right side cylinder base and the bottom of the pushrod tubes. Anyone know of any gasket/seal kits available online...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-03-2011, 06:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,836
Posted By aeholton
Update: new rotor installed and all is well! ...

Update: new rotor installed and all is well!
:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 10-29-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,836
Posted By aeholton
Thank you for the manual pages. Pulled rotor. ...

Thank you for the manual pages. Pulled rotor. Easier than I thought it would be. Wish I would have done this a week and half ago. Bike has been sitting in the garage because I was dreading doing...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-29-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,836
Posted By aeholton
Thanks. I actually removed the stator before ohm...

Thanks. I actually removed the stator before ohm testing the rotor so it would be easier to test.

Read the instructions on making the removal tool on Airheads Beemer Club site. Heading down to...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-29-2011, 09:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,836
Posted By aeholton
1987 R80 rotor testing. Please help.

My gen light is not coming on when I turn on the key. I figured it is either the rotor or the light itself. Since removing front cover is easier to do, I decided I will test the rotor first.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-02-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,443
Posted By aeholton
Tickets spoken for. SDVET you have mail.

Tickets spoken for. SDVET you have mail.
Forum: Old's Cool 10-02-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,443
Posted By aeholton
Was planning to attend with my dad and mom. My...

Was planning to attend with my dad and mom. My dad hurt his back and they will not be attending. I am still going. I already purchased 3 day passes for all of us. So, I have 2 weekend passes for...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-27-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,443
Posted By aeholton
Will be there. Riding up on my R100S. My dad...

Will be there. Riding up on my R100S. My dad and mom trailering their Aprilia Scarebeo. Really looking forward to this. Hope to meet some of you.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-23-2011, 08:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 994
Posted By aeholton
My dad, stepmom and I will be attending this...

My dad, stepmom and I will be attending this year. Looking forward to it. We are camping at Oak Mountain State Park. We did this trip back in 2006 for the springtime AMA races. This is our first...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-01-2011, 07:27 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 61,480
Posted By aeholton
Boojum...PM sent.

Boojum...PM sent.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-16-2011, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 728
Posted By aeholton
Anyone have pad recommendations? I'm willing to...

Anyone have pad recommendations? I'm willing to buy new sets, but am new to the airheads. Rotors are in pretty good shape.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-16-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 728
Posted By aeholton
I have steel braided lines, also. I don't know...

I have steel braided lines, also. I don't know what brand they are. The material is dark gray/black in color and have lighter shiny bits in them. I thought maybe they are metallic type of some...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-16-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 728
Posted By aeholton
'87 R100S front brake pads

I picked up a 1987 R80 w/ S-fairing and 1000cc upgrade a couple of weeks ago. The previous owner had replaced the front brake pads and they have plenty of meat on them. However, they were howling...
Forum: Airheads 03-07-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7,251
Views: 1,448,500
Posted By aeholton
Wicked My new (to me) 1987 R80 w/ S-fairing and 1000cc...

My new (to me) 1987 R80 w/ S-fairing and 1000cc jugs. :clap

<a href="http://s60.photobucket.com/albums/h8/aeholton/?action=view&amp;current=IMGP2225.jpg" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,543
Posted By aeholton
I have the Laminar Lip. Put more than 20K miles...

I have the Laminar Lip. Put more than 20K miles on since installing. Works great. Causes a little head buffeting when riding 2-up. I just remove it if my wife is riding with me.
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