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  1. weekendrider replied to the thread Rear Axle Torque for the '75.

    A=get a decent open end and put the crescent away. B= tighten it as tight as you can keeping the castle but slots inline with the holes...

    Aug 17, 2017 at 11:00 PM
  2. weekendrider liked nj1639's post in the thread Rotor test. 4.7 ohms close enough?.

    4.7 is fine. It might be a calibration issue on the ohm meter keeping it from showing 5, but yeah, your fine there. Check yer brush length.

    Aug 17, 2017 at 8:16 PM
  3. weekendrider replied to the thread Sparking with Lucille - the PAMCO installation!.

    The suggestion was offered in the spirit of "an once of prevention beats a pound of cure".

    Aug 17, 2017 at 7:51 PM
  4. weekendrider liked johnnyc14's post in the thread Sparking with Lucille - the PAMCO installation!.

    Pete, I hope that pin didn't fall into the spark plug hole!:umm:

    Aug 17, 2017 at 7:27 PM
  5. weekendrider replied to the thread Sparking with Lucille - the PAMCO installation!.

    MaxPete if you didn't, you might consider some epoxy around the bases of the spade connections.

    Aug 17, 2017 at 4:44 PM
  6. weekendrider liked wannabridin's post in the thread For Sale - 1979 XS650 Special low miles.

    dang, thats a good deal

    Aug 17, 2017 at 3:23 PM
  7. weekendrider replied to the thread Guessing Game.

    Available off e-bay. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Carburetor-Carb-Float-Level-Gauge-for-MOTORCYCLE-ATV-SCOOTER-KART-KEIHIN-MIKUNI-/131753451965

    Aug 17, 2017 at 10:48 AM
  8. weekendrider replied to the thread Noticed my Engine Mount bolt broken off, couple questions.

    Contact mistermonkeyclaw through e-bay. He has several misc. bolt packages listed several which have the longer motor mount bolts.

    Aug 16, 2017 at 9:20 PM
  9. weekendrider replied to the thread Guss's '80 special - it's alive!.

    Have you remove the pilot mixture screws yet? To clean I remove the rubber plug and pilot jet. Using aersol carb cleaner with the little...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 1:58 PM
  10. weekendrider replied to the thread Guss's '80 special - it's alive!.

    ^+1 I think your problem might lie in the passage way from PJ to exit orfice.

    Aug 16, 2017 at 12:44 PM
  11. weekendrider replied to the thread running bad in bad weather.

    +1 on your experience. '79 stock running in the rain it would bog badly. It only happened on 2 occasions. Like you I came to the...

    Aug 16, 2017 at 12:35 PM
  12. weekendrider replied to the thread Starter.

    You may want to just rework your present unit. Several have reported good luck by dismantling and cleaning the old one.

    Aug 16, 2017 at 11:01 AM
  13. weekendrider liked Denisesewa's post in the thread Has anyone used Cognito moto.

    I bought the billet top triple clamp from Cognito, nice piece and fast shipping. I did machine a recess for the steering stem nuts to...

    002.JPG 003.JPG Aug 16, 2017 at 10:33 AM
  14. weekendrider liked Denisesewa's post in the thread Cam chain tensioner problem.

    The problem is the threaded stud is sticking out too far and the cap hits the end of it before sealing against the case, Anyway, Napa...

    001.JPG Aug 16, 2017 at 10:31 AM