July 30, 2020
07 Yamaha R1 – Rough Idle
I have a 2007 Yamaha R1 and the idle has gone pretty crappy after a recent track day.
The bike runs perfectly above about 3,000 RPM.
At idle though it’s pretty rough. When it’s cold the idle is a little higher and sounds perfect. Then when […]
June 29, 2020
Painting and flairing repairs.
Any one in the kerry/cork/limerick area with a good turn around time,doing this type of work.If not,any recommendations. Tryed Guy on DD kilkenny, no longer does it. Any ideas !
Source: Painting and flairing repairs.
June 22, 2020
Warranty that will cover Ireland?
Does anyone have any details of a warranty that will cover a second hand motorbike in Ireland? I see a lot of the UK dealers offer them with second hand bikes but they only cover Northern Ireland. Is there anyone offering warranties that cover down South? […]
June 18, 2020
How are we people?
Just thought that I would reinforce the old trick of tying back your brake lever overnight after bleeding your brakes, especially if you have a bit of a spongy lever. Did it last night on my FJR 1300 after replacing the front hoses, lever was coming back […]
June 14, 2020
Yamaha R1/FZ1 series Generator Rotor Upgrade
Has anyone ever carried out a generator rotor upgrade on ’06 onwards R1 or FZ1 series engines (magnetic strips letting go problem). If so did you use OEM upgrade or aftermarket upgrade?
Any advice welcome…
Source: Yamaha R1/FZ1 series Generator Rotor Upgrade
June 13, 2020
Anyone know if Prestone all vehicle coolant/auntyfreeze can be used in bike? https://www.micksgarage.com/d/engine…SABEgJPavD_BwE
June 10, 2020
Engine oil seals
Hi all I am replacing a few oils seal at the moment and wonder if the new seal is to be installed dry or greased on the rims with engine oil .any advice appreciated
Source: Engine oil seals
June 8, 2020
Electronic repairs needed ..
Anyone recommend anyone with a steady hand and a soldering iron ? I need the mini usb socket replaced on a Power Commander .. Otherwise it’s off to Dynojet uk and i’ll get it back for Christmas the way the post is … Was wondering if the laptop repair lads […]