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Old 12-27-2011, 01:26 AM
5-7HEAVEN 5-7HEAVEN is offline
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Default Re: what did you do to your motor bike today?

Originally Posted by Blakenstein View Post
Thanks 5-7, sounds like that's a motorcycle. Ya, today I threw the old carb back on and my old plug (Champion) and It fired up and ran great. Wow, that was a really weird electrical problem.
Nah, I put a windshield on my motorized bike. I cut the handlebar clamps off of two brake levers. Then I used the clamps to bolt on the windshield. The bolt was long enough, so I attached my tach bracket to it.

When I used large exhaust tubing to seal the Tanaka pipe's flanges, it REALLY quieted down the engine. It also stopped the oil leak at the resonator-to-OEM muffler. Installing the tubing also shifted the engine, so I'm having a swell time installing the engine drive chain. No 8mm half-links, so it's either too short or too long. One engine mounting bolt snapped, and the stores are closed.

Hopefully, I can ride to work tomorrow, so I'll be up tonight fighting this MB.

Last edited by 5-7HEAVEN; 12-27-2011 at 01:34 AM.
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