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Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,232
Posted By OldF7Guy
Honda 91-03 750 nighthawk 750. Deadly reliable...

Honda 91-03 750 nighthawk 750. Deadly reliable and cheap. Most under 3K but more for some. Just bought one. I know the market. This motorcycle will do everything but not good at anything. ...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2,490
Views: 248,518
Posted By OldF7Guy
Yep, but it will never ever make the power of an...

Yep, but it will never ever make the power of an inline 4. HD will stay behind until they wake up on engine designe.
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By OldF7Guy
Test rides

I know this is probably not the right place to post this but this area has a lot of traffic. Mods, move if you need to.

I am interested in a new Honda motorcycle but no dealer will let me test...
Forum: Road warriors 08-16-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 2,490
Views: 248,518
Posted By OldF7Guy
57hp and 43 ft lbs. About 10 short on Hp of a 15...

57hp and 43 ft lbs. About 10 short on Hp of a 15 year old air cooled 750 Honda. torque similar. And I am supposed to be impressed? Pass.
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 742
Views: 97,656
Posted By OldF7Guy
I like it. I am a odd cross shopper. Indian...

I like it. I am a odd cross shopper. Indian Scout, Bonnieville, CB1100 Honda, Hd Sportster. All different but this is a sportster killer and I owned one. HD has to be concerned. STill, I...
Forum: Vendors 08-01-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 192,946
Posted By OldF7Guy
I finally got my issues with a terrible headlight...

I finally got my issues with a terrible headlight housing sorted out on an 03 Honda 750 Nighthawk. Have a new cibie E spec housing and it is awesome. Right now running a 65/70 osram 64205 off road...
Forum: Vendors 08-01-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 50,378
Posted By OldF7Guy
Dude, that is very cool that you have gotten...

Dude, that is very cool that you have gotten noticed. I have only used mine once or twice to test it. Its a slick unit for sure. No matter what motorcycle I own this thing is going with me. I...
Forum: Road warriors 08-01-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
I have one I would sell cheap. Dont remember who...

I have one I would sell cheap. Dont remember who I bought it from. It has about 200 miles on it at most. I think I paid about 28-29 bucks new? The 750/s will pull the 16 tooth for sure. I just...
Forum: Road warriors 07-05-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
Guys, I have been doing a crap load of interstate...

Guys, I have been doing a crap load of interstate riding of late for what ever reason. I pretty much set the tack on 5 grand and just roll at an indicated 75 mph. There are times that I have to...
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
Sonny, What part of Ky are you in? Im in Etown. ...

Sonny, What part of Ky are you in? Im in Etown. I have yet to see another Nighthawk on the road here of any variant.
Forum: Road warriors 06-21-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
Just a FYI but I was out today for an official...

Just a FYI but I was out today for an official check of my speedometer and at 60 indicated I was at 57 on my phone app gps. 5K rpms put me at 71 gps and 75 indicated in high gear. The speedo seems...
Forum: Road warriors 06-15-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
no, didnt know about that one. Thank you.

no, didnt know about that one. Thank you.
Forum: Road warriors 06-14-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
Since I am bored tonight I thought I would post a...

Since I am bored tonight I thought I would post a pic of my 750 and the night hawk forums are gone. This was the day I got it home and the only thing I have really added is mirror extensions. I...
Forum: Road warriors 06-14-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
In regard to gas mileage my 03 is stock and I...

In regard to gas mileage my 03 is stock and I ride it in all sorts of conditions. My worst fuel mileage is running the interstates 70-75. I usually just set the tack on 5K and try to hold it pretty...
Forum: Vendors 05-26-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 50,378
Posted By OldF7Guy
I checked my gauge on my motopump against a known...

I checked my gauge on my motopump against a known pretty expensive psi gauge and it was dead nuts on. I have to say I am impressed with that aspect of it. Fortunately, I have not had to use it on...
Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4,107
Views: 644,865
Posted By OldF7Guy
Nighthawk 750's redline at 8500 also. If there...

Nighthawk 750's redline at 8500 also. If there is one drawback to the 1100s its the valve adjustment intervals.
Forum: Road warriors 05-18-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
What kind of back tire do you have? Mine had a...

What kind of back tire do you have? Mine had a Kenda on it when I bought it and it was fairly new but I am not sure how its going to hold up. I plan on putting a Michelin active on it when the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-18-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
I have no idea who Hondo is but I cant get...

I have no idea who Hondo is but I cant get registered on the UJM forums for some reason. Thank you dusty rags for sending me the link and I will try again later.

I know the nighthawks are...
Forum: Road warriors 05-18-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
Can somebody point me to the UJM forum? I go to...

Can somebody point me to the UJM forum? I go to the CB1100 forum mostly for general information but the NH forum was handy for specific information. A ton of CB1100 owners used to have night...
Forum: Road warriors 05-17-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
I was about to ask myself about the night hawk...

I was about to ask myself about the night hawk forums. Its been down for me like 3-4 days. I know they were having a big gathering this weekend down in Robbins NC.
Forum: Road warriors 05-15-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 54,296
Posted By OldF7Guy
Mr Breeze, I am not the goldwing expert but a...

Mr Breeze, I am not the goldwing expert but a buddy of mine bought an 04 last year with about the same miles on it. I think his is a 1800. Anyway, to date all the guy has done is change the oil and...
Forum: Road warriors 05-14-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 1,993
Views: 226,761
Posted By OldF7Guy
We need pics. What is the top speed of the 400's...

We need pics. What is the top speed of the 400's give or take? 27 hp at the crank is that correct?
Forum: Road warriors 05-07-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 4,107
Views: 644,865
Posted By OldF7Guy
I would just about give my left nut for one of...

I would just about give my left nut for one of these. I really like my Nighthawk 750 and there is not a thing in the world wrong with it. When the 14DLX start to show up used I am going to have to...
Forum: Road warriors 05-04-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
Does anybody have the national cycle F-16 touring...

Does anybody have the national cycle F-16 touring or sport wind screen they can comment on?
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 1,501
Views: 275,250
Posted By OldF7Guy
I greatly appreciate your advice. I will double...

I greatly appreciate your advice. I will double check the charging system but I think its ok.
Forum: The Garage 04-18-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,501
Views: 275,250
Posted By OldF7Guy
I have not read this entire thread so forgive me....

I have not read this entire thread so forgive me. I hope somebody will give me the cliff notes.

I need to replace a battery for a 2003 Honda 750. I just want the best bang for the buck that...
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r591/3mach1/20...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r591/3mach1/2014-04-06170836.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
couple of more. ...

couple of more.

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r591/3mach1/2014-04-06170900.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 04-06-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
You can replace one at a time which is what I...

You can replace one at a time which is what I did. I still have the stock front Dunlop off mine that I would sell cheap. It has 8K on it and was not wore out but I replaced it because of age. Its...
Forum: Vendors 04-06-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 192,946
Posted By OldF7Guy
I just got my Cibie E-spec housing and with a...

I just got my Cibie E-spec housing and with a 70/65 Osram the light output is simply amazing. Its a 1350/2000 lumen lamp on low/high beam but has a short service life. Going to re-try the LED...
Forum: Road warriors 04-05-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
I searched craigs list and ebay high and low and...

I searched craigs list and ebay high and low and never could find a used one to buy. There seem to be plenty for the 650's 550's but no 750's at the time I was looking. I ended up getting one from...
Forum: Road warriors 04-04-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
+1. I am amazed at how good the drum brake is. ...

+1. I am amazed at how good the drum brake is. My sportster had a disc in the rear and I may as well had a scrub brake. This drum brake has really impressed me on how good it is.
Forum: Vendors 03-21-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 192,946
Posted By OldF7Guy
This is what I gathered from my research. It was...

This is what I gathered from my research. It was quick research by the way and I did not spend a ton of time but this is what I came away with.
Cibie>Bosch>Hella. All are a upgrade from stock...
Forum: Road warriors 03-18-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2,490
Views: 248,518
Posted By OldF7Guy
I look forward to seeing one in person myself. I...

I look forward to seeing one in person myself. I can count on just a few fingers things I think HD does better than anyone else and paint is one of them. The fit and finish is just usually...
Forum: Vendors 03-18-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 192,946
Posted By OldF7Guy
I appear to be the only one having any issues so...

I appear to be the only one having any issues so I have done some research and here is my solution. I have ordered a Cibie headlight E spec housing. I think mine is just lousy or has gone bad...
Forum: Vendors 03-17-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 192,946
Posted By OldF7Guy
I got mine and it just didnt pan out. Its not...

I got mine and it just didnt pan out. Its not the product because I think I have other issues. I bought a 2003 Honda 750 nighthawk used this year. So its 11 years old already but its in very very...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
I have seen the entire tool kit on ebay from time...

I have seen the entire tool kit on ebay from time to time but they are higher than a cats back. I was lucky to get the entire kit with my Nighthawk but it is not exactly the best quality tools. ...
Forum: Vendors 03-09-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 50,378
Posted By OldF7Guy
One of my riding buddies told me I was an idiot...

One of my riding buddies told me I was an idiot for packing this pump and plug tool. I told him that might be the case but what if he had a flat and I just happened to be with him? Then what? I...
Forum: The Garage 03-03-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,642
Posted By OldF7Guy
May I ask where you got that for 23 shipped? ...

May I ask where you got that for 23 shipped?

I welcome all the information I can get to learn more.
Forum: Road warriors 02-27-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4,735
Views: 946,723
Posted By OldF7Guy
I agree about the seat. I really really like my...

I agree about the seat. I really really like my NH750 but the seat feels like to me somebody cut the handle off a boat paddle and put a little bit of foam rubber over it and stuck a cover on it. ...
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