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by The Veg
Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Stuck ignition switch
Replies: 5
Views: 253

Re: Stuck ignition switch

Corporate propaganda.
by The Veg
Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: K bikes
Topic: HO! LY! SHIT!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 642

Re: HO! LY! SHIT!!!

Wobbly wrote:
Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:50 pm
• It's a characterless appliance.
That's a shame. My first bike was a K100, and those earlier Ks were wonderful. Usually the guys who thought they were appliances only thought so on principle, as they'd never actually ridden one. :mrgreen:
by The Veg
Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:02 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: LED headlight replacement for H4
Replies: 14
Views: 631

Re: LED headlight replacement for H4

I had my first hexhead for three years and I just reached three years with the current one last month. The only dealer service required between them was when the fuel-level sensor in the first one had to be replaced under warranty. The current one seems really healthy and the maintenance is super-ea...
by The Veg
Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Stuck ignition switch
Replies: 5
Views: 253

Re: Stuck ignition switch

But ignore the first reponse- do NOT use WD40 in a lock. It may help short-term but as it is mildly corrosive and can leave residues, it's not good long-term.
by The Veg
Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: LED headlight replacement for H4
Replies: 14
Views: 631

Re: LED headlight replacement for H4

Beer cooler? My hexhead's big-ass alternator will support a completely automated brewing system! :mrgreen:
by The Veg
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Wheel Recall ( Snowflake ) - The Definitive Truth
Replies: 29
Views: 2232

Re: Wheel Recall ( Snowflake ) - The Definitive Truth

Have you met The Veg? How about Matt (the owner of the forum)? They are both in "North Georgia". I don't think we've met. I've only been in the Atlanta area for about 9 years. Wobbly, where so you live? I'm between Lawrenceville and Buford. It would be a pleasure to meet you sometime. Interesting t...
by The Veg
Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Clutch cable
Replies: 13
Views: 527

Re: Clutch cable

Worth a shot. Avoid tight bends for sure; route it for the gentlest bends possible. The metal winding in the sleeve should be able to withstand the pressure of any cable-tie, but I'd still avoid making them needlessly tight.
by The Veg
Sun Aug 13, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: Oilheads / Hexheads
Topic: R1150 Throttle Butterfly Angle using GS-911
Replies: 5
Views: 199

Re: R1150 Throttle Butterfly Angle using GS-911

Thanks for posting here. We do afterall have this oilheads section, not that it can really compete with other sites.
by The Veg
Sat Jul 22, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: What have I got here?
Replies: 22
Views: 1092

Re: What have I got here?

Those last two pictures on Page 1 look familiar. Paging Randy to the courtesy-phone...
by The Veg
Mon Jun 12, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: MOTORCYCLING
Topic: One for Ken
Replies: 2
Views: 296

Re: One for Ken

Prob'ly something to do with limited size and weight that can be contained in a workable motorbike, and being designed and built by a steam-amateur.