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Forum: The Garage 09-11-2009, 03:16 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,773
Posted By MossBack
:wings You have your bike back on the road! Now...

:wings You have your bike back on the road!
Now have your world class shock rebuilt(with a new lower bearing) and put it to good use.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-11-2009, 02:22 AM
Replies: 21,653
Views: 1,613,977
Posted By MossBack
Could have been me, if the time was about 11:10...

Could have been me, if the time was about 11:10 to 11:15 am.
I do remember seeing a red DS, and looking for ADV sicker, but didn't see one.
If it was you , then you deserve one of these. :fyyffget...
Forum: The Garage 07-22-2009, 09:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,773
Posted By MossBack
The lower bearing on the Ohlins is a spherical...

The lower bearing on the Ohlins is a spherical bearing. Reach in and grab the shock and twist it on it's axis, it should turn fairly easy. If it doesnt turn, more investigation should be performed....
Forum: The Garage 07-17-2009, 01:36 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,773
Posted By MossBack
:ear:dunno

:ear:dunno
Forum: The Garage 07-16-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,773
Posted By MossBack
I agree, it looks that the bike it came from ran...

I agree, it looks that the bike it came from ran into something fairly hard. Compare the picture and your arm very carefully.
Find a different one.
Forum: The Garage 07-15-2009, 03:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,773
Posted By MossBack
PM returned

PM returned
Forum: Equipment 07-14-2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,452
Posted By MossBack
+1

+1
Forum: The Garage 07-14-2009, 05:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,773
Posted By MossBack
I had that happen on my 97 1100 RT. Twice.. ...

I had that happen on my 97 1100 RT. Twice..

Turn's out that the lower bearing in my Olins shock pivot had frozen solid and was stressing the mount. It looked exactly like yours does.
Put a new...
Forum: The Garage 07-27-2008, 01:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,468
Posted By MossBack
I Built a very similar stand years ago, but...

I Built a very similar stand years ago, but without the wide front cross member. It has worked very well for me. It was a little wobbly until I added cross bolts in the long uprights between the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-24-2008, 11:24 PM
Replies: 21,653
Views: 1,613,977
Posted By MossBack
Well I showed up late again to another PDX meet,...

Well I showed up late again to another PDX meet, at least there was still some parking lot tire kicking going on at the Helvatia tavern. Brauhausebier and I took the long way toward home and he...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-20-2008, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By MossBack
1990 XR250R carb vent and drain. ...

1990 XR250R carb vent and drain.

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Motorcycles/119_1911-s.jpg

Upper part of crankcase breather. Lower part after tee goes down through a loop on ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-18-2008, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4,312
Views: 847,850
Posted By MossBack
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Mi...

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Misc/113_1398s.jpg

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Misc/112_1270s1.jpg
Forum: The Garage 06-08-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,309
Posted By MossBack
Naphtha, as in Ronsonol lighter fluid. It will...

Naphtha, as in Ronsonol lighter fluid. It will also remove tar spots on your wheels, and is not as harsh as acetone.

The heat gun trick sounds good I will have to try it.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-30-2008, 12:58 AM
Replies: 21,653
Views: 1,613,977
Posted By MossBack
Be thankfull that DireWolf got my good side. ...

Be thankfull that DireWolf got my good side.



Look's like I missed a few rider's that departed early.
Radioman nice to meet you. See you all again the next time.

Todd
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-20-2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 18,389
Posted By MossBack
The only person that I will deal with at PMC is...

The only person that I will deal with at PMC is Jim Callaway in parts.
I have done business with him since 1987 at Aloha BMW, good guy.

I have only bought parts at BMWOR Tigard. They have had...
Forum: Equipment 03-16-2008, 03:53 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 17,093
Posted By MossBack
I recieved my rebate yesterday.

I recieved my rebate yesterday.
Forum: The Garage 02-10-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By MossBack
Try new rubber bushings, if you don't like them...

Try new rubber bushings, if you don't like them go solid.

I have never liked the rubber mounted bars on my K100. they were replaced with some aluminum bushings. I made several small batches of...
Forum: The Garage 11-06-2007, 06:53 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 37,807
Posted By MossBack
Nice writeup tr. I've been using the fan and...

Nice writeup tr.

I've been using the fan and twist method for years. Your explanation of the difference between your method and the fan method makes sense to me.

I also like the double layer...
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2007, 09:35 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,523
Posted By MossBack
Your eccentric pins may be adjusted to tight, or...

Your eccentric pins may be adjusted to tight, or too loose. If the pins are to tight it puts the insert into too mutch compression, causing it to buckle. too loose, not enough compression to keep it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-30-2007, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 708
Posted By MossBack
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2007, 04:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,523
Posted By MossBack
+1 for the Pinlock. Best system I've used.

+1 for the Pinlock.
Best system I've used.
Forum: Equipment 10-29-2007, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 581
Posted By MossBack
8mm x 1.25 pitch

8mm x 1.25 pitch
Forum: Equipment 10-29-2007, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By MossBack
I use these. ...

I use these.
http://www.myerstiresupply.com/PICTURES/image_gif/14040.gif

From Here. http://www.myerstiresupply.com/

They have a outlet in PDX, east side industrial area just south of Burnside....
Forum: Face plant 10-12-2007, 12:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,826
Posted By MossBack
Not yet. Charges could be comming though. I plan...

Not yet. Charges could be comming though. I plan to keep an eye on this case.
Forum: Face plant 10-12-2007, 12:07 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,826
Posted By MossBack
"I didn't see him" takes another life

http://media.katu.com/images/071011_mc_ax.jpg

http://www.katu.com/news/local/10466292.html

The motorcycle, ridden by Eric Joseph Stein, 20, was traveling north on 185th at approx 35 mph. The...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-21-2007, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,322
Posted By MossBack
Motosport Hillsboro had one on the floor last...

Motosport Hillsboro had one on the floor last week.
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2007, 11:03 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 65,744
Posted By MossBack
Having just returned home from the PDX...

Having just returned home from the PDX meet-up(see PNW in regional), and hearing some stories face to face, this should be a very good report. I can’t wait to see some of the pictures that relate to...
Forum: The Garage 07-06-2007, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By MossBack
I have no problem running a propperly patched...

I have no problem running a propperly patched tire.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=115498


I did just replace a tire that had three nail's in it.
One patch ok, two maybe,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-06-2007, 06:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,749
Posted By MossBack
How about zero fingers or anything else? On...

How about zero fingers or anything else?

On my way to work a few years ago, I was following a contractors pickup with
about ten sheets of plywood in its overhead rack. You know that gut feeling ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-06-2007, 06:11 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,593
Posted By MossBack
+1 on the finger squeege. I have one on...

+1 on the finger squeege.

I have one on my Held Steve gloves, four or five of the Aerostich one's,
a Green Light swipe and, two of the old Metzler Clearfix model.
My favorite by far is the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-29-2007, 06:37 PM
Replies: 21,653
Views: 1,613,977
Posted By MossBack
:wave It was nice to meet you all. Thanks to...

:wave
It was nice to meet you all.
Thanks to those of you who stayed around, and sorry for scaring the others away.:D

See ya next time.

Todd
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-09-2007, 10:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,962
Posted By MossBack
I have one of these also. The best part is it...

I have one of these also. The best part is it sticks to your shield by static cling, so that you can remove it and replace it any time you need it.
When you're not using it just roll it up on...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,804
Posted By MossBack
To get the airbox out you need to lift the...

To get the airbox out you need to lift the subframe fairly high, the airbox will then be removed to the rear.

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Misc/114_1478.jpg
Forum: Face plant 01-02-2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 19,841
Posted By MossBack
R.I.P. Wes:cry

R.I.P. Wes:cry
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-06-2006, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,063
Posted By MossBack
That is good news thank's.

That is good news thank's.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-20-2006, 12:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,117
Posted By MossBack
Sorry I'm late to the problem. I have had the...

Sorry I'm late to the problem.
I have had the plastic dog's in the spedo drive wear to the point that it didn't work. Investigating the cause revealed that the spedo drive was dry, and that the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-11-2006, 02:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,986
Posted By MossBack
Done.

Done.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2006, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 664
Posted By MossBack
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Mi...

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Misc/116_1699.jpg

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c183/MossBack/Misc/116_1697.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2006, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 426
Posted By MossBack
I agree that your flywheel looks clean. I would...

I agree that your flywheel looks clean. I would leave the existing seal in place if it were my bike.
Be sure to use new bolts when you replace the flywheel.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-24-2006, 03:33 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,205
Posted By MossBack
Wait one cycle, if the light won't change for you...

Wait one cycle, if the light won't change for you ,roll on when safe to do so.
If you have a problem with LEO,let them know, or show them that the light is MALFUNCTIONING.

I have several lights...
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