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  • New Here. Any late 70's/ early 80's Susuki GS750 people?

    I'm New Here. Are there any early 80's Susuki GS750 people? Techies, fans, msc info? I just got the 1980 GS750 (fairly sure it's an ET); runs amazing in the powerband; but backfires significantly at lower RPM. It is the special TSCC enginge (rectangular valve covers). Other things about the...
    Posted to Metric Tech Talk (Forum) by handydan1956 on Sun, Jun 13 2010
    Filed under: 750, Help!, newbee, suzuki, tricks., general tips, gs750, tips
  • Handlebars for a 1986 Honda VT700 Shadow

    Hey all! I'm new to the forums, but here's my first post: I own the bike listed above and recently some "careless" driver knocked my bike over and bent my stock handlebars all out of whack. I'm looking to pick up a new pair but I want the grip to be a little wider, meaning with...
    Posted to Metric Tech Talk (Forum) by GinoBiker on Wed, Sep 8 2010
    Filed under: Honda, Shadow, Help!, newbee, general tips, tips
  • Mufflers

    Hey All, My name is Jeff, or "JD"... I just bought myself my first NEW H-D FLHTC '12, extended warrantys' and all... My question would be about Mufflers. I'm torn between the Screaming Eagle "Thunder" Performance units, Or, the Reinhart slip-ons for my Electa Glide. I...
    Posted to New Members Area (Forum) by Jeff "JD" Davison on Mon, Oct 17 2011
    Filed under: tips
  • Starting Issues

    Hello, I've had my 2002 hondal vlx 600 for almost 4 years now. Nothing really custom except a few cosmetic things. All of a sudden it won't start. I've tested and, just in case, replaced the battery. The solenoid is new, all the fuses are in good condition. The wiring is OK. I checked the...
    Posted to Metric Tech Talk (Forum) by Arcturus582 on Tue, Oct 30 2012
    Filed under: Honda, Shadow, Help!, general tips, tips, starter
  • Re: 2008 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Custom Exaust?

    Point taken. I understand that when you make modifications to exaust and air intake you have to do something with the carb what if i got the Jet kit for my bike and just removed the baffels cause i would be able to afford the jet kit atleast
    Posted to New Members Area (Forum) by BladeMarceyz on Fri, Jun 18 2010
    Filed under: tricks., general tips, tips
  • 2008 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Custom Exaust?

    I have the above motorcycle and really can't afford to buy beefier exaust to make it sound louder its potential is held back by stock pipes what can i do to make this exaust louder?
    Posted to New Members Area (Forum) by BladeMarceyz on Tue, Jun 15 2010
    Filed under: general tips, tips
  • Harley Trike Gas Mileage

    Since I'm not getting any younger I traded for a new Tri-Glide. The mileage is horrible! I've put a K&S hi flow air filter kit on. Any more suggestions?
    Posted to New Members Area (Forum) by oldcobra on Fri, Jul 23 2010
    Filed under: tips
  • Re: 2008 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Custom Exaust?

    Thanks for the advise just a thought what if i removed the baffles and just kept the choke halfway closed to compensate for the reduced backpressure?
    Posted to New Members Area (Forum) by BladeMarceyz on Thu, Jun 17 2010
    Filed under: tricks., tips
  • Re: 2008 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Custom Exaust?

    Whats the difference between slip-on's and a regular system?
    Posted to New Members Area (Forum) by BladeMarceyz on Fri, Jun 18 2010
    Filed under: tricks., general tips, tips
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