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by George Ryals
Tue Nov 28, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Wheel building.
Replies: 29
Views: 786

Re: Wheel building.

Sure, replacing one spoke at a time is a way to do it. You would want to do a final check on alignment once you finished replacing the spokes.
by George Ryals
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Can't get neutral when hot
Replies: 24
Views: 542

Re: Can't get neutral when hot

pxc433, How did the clutch adjustment go? hopefully it fixed the problem.
by George Ryals
Sat Nov 11, 2017 1:22 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Motorrad Elektrik Ignition
Replies: 28
Views: 645

Re: Motorrad Elektrik Ignition

Idle hang up on a fully warmed up (20-25 miles) engine can be caused by too lean idle mixture.
by George Ryals
Tue Nov 07, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: pin lock face sheilds
Replies: 15
Views: 410

Re: pin lock face sheilds

An alternative to pin lock and wipe on solutions may be look at double wall snow mobile helmet shields and heated shields.
by George Ryals
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Can't get neutral when hot
Replies: 24
Views: 542

Re: Can't get neutral when hot

Since aluminum (the trans case) expands (the case gets longer) at a much faster rate as temperature rises than steel shafts, the end float increases as the temperature of the transmission goes up. So its not your shim job!
by George Ryals
Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Nikasil
Replies: 20
Views: 705

Re: Nikasil

Yes, assuming everything looks good.
by George Ryals
Tue Sep 26, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: As my airhead gently weeps
Replies: 32
Views: 1323

Re: As my airhead gently weeps

Spray foot powder to detect leaks works for me.
by George Ryals
Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: As my airhead gently weeps
Replies: 32
Views: 1323

Re: As my airhead gently weeps

I bet it is the oil pressure switch!
by George Ryals
Thu Sep 14, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Stuck ignition switch
Replies: 5
Views: 388

Re: Stuck ignition switch

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