General Bike Chat

March 2, 2021

Swiss bike to Ireland vat and duty

Swiss bike to Ireland vat and duty Folks do u pay vat and duty from Switzerland to Ireland on vintage bikes ? Source: Swiss bike to Ireland vat and duty

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March 2, 2021

Uk imports March 2021 WTF ?

Uk imports March 2021 WTF ? Well boys and if there are any girls left. I tried to search here to see the craic with bringing a bike in, to no avail. Q1 has anyone brought in a yoke since 1/1/2021 is there vat and vrt, if so how fakin much are they […]

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February 28, 2021

Airbag vests.

Airbag vests. Decent explanation of airbag vest types by the you-tube channel Fortnine. You can’t put a price on your health but having never looked at them before all I can say is wow they are pricey for the latest models. 370 euro for the older […]

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February 28, 2021

Finding correct year of bike from frame number

Finding correct year of bike from frame number folks its sorted thanks Source: Finding correct year of bike from frame number

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February 28, 2021

Weird noises K5 gsxr 1000

Weird noises K5 gsxr 1000 Was doing a “hard” pull from 2nd gear 100 km/h to 200 km/h and this noise suddenly appeared. I know these bikes come with automatic cam chain tensioners so why it would make such a noise if it is supposed to adjust itself automatically? The noise increases with RPMs […]

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February 27, 2021

Mehole owes me a Yuasa

Mehole owes me a Yuasa Bought a new battery after first lockdown, looks like I need another new one now. And before anyone says it, I don’t have private parking so can’t use a charger/tender. :doh: Source: Mehole owes me a Yuasa

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February 27, 2021

Bike testing :-(

Bike testing :-( https://www.femamotorcycling.eu/ep-t…l-inspections/ Source: Bike testing 🙁

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February 26, 2021

Bike testing

Bike testing Painful if the bike has to be tested too. I think bikers here keep their bikes in good shape. https://www.femamotorcycling.eu/ep-t…0kJIsvlalRyAPo Source: Bike testing

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