Originally Posted by It'sNotTheBike
I find your guesses of my abilities and physical characteristics to be nothing
so much as proof you are not very smart. Assumptions without facts are the
province of fools.
I'm done discussing this with you.
Given that you continued to "discuss" with me long after
I posted that, I think I'll live.
If you are over 35, your reflexes have turned the corner (as have mine), whether or not you get touchy about it. If you are much younger than 35, I find it hard to believe you really know how bad carbed cars sucked to live with.
This thread is a typical example of the power of nostalgia. Home wrenching is great, but modern safety and emissions standards arguably outweigh the changes. being able to start on a cold day or ride at altitude is invaluable.