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  1. weekendrider liked TwoManyXS1Bs's post in the thread Dixie 6v lights conversion to 12v.

    First I've heard of them. Gruene-Go's. Gruene (pronounced 'green') Texas, near New Braunfels. About 100 miles east of here. The name...

    Mar 25, 2017 at 8:00 AM
  2. weekendrider replied to the thread The Ride You Haven't Made Yet.

    I tend to shy away from interstate highways, waffle houses and branded motels. If you are planning a destination/direction area ask on...

    Mar 25, 2017 at 7:32 AM
  3. weekendrider replied to the thread Dixie 6v lights conversion to 12v.

    These folks sell them. There is a contact number on the page for questions. My guess is they will say you need a 12V H3 bulb like this...

    Mar 25, 2017 at 6:54 AM
  4. weekendrider liked robinc's post in the thread justa joke.

    Ed and Nancy met while on a singles cruise and Ed fell head over heels for her . When they discovered they lived in the same city only...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 3:04 PM
  5. weekendrider liked littlebill31's post in the thread Oil Temp.

    This is a great product... http://www.handspiral.com/ThermoDipStick.htm ....

    Mar 24, 2017 at 3:01 PM
  6. weekendrider replied to the thread Stella - 1977D survivor, back on the road..

    I use a smaller plate (1/16x3x4?) and don't have problems yet. It doesn't seem to get hot, but I'm not in your environment either Maybe...

    Mar 23, 2017 at 6:56 PM
  7. weekendrider liked mrtwowheel's post in the thread How do I replace the baffles?.

    The other side.............Loud pipes save lives, aren't these the same ABATE people that ride around with no helmets, often minimal...

    Mar 22, 2017 at 8:35 PM
  8. weekendrider liked Skubik's post in the thread Float bowl extremely slow flow.

    Thanks for your replies fellas. I just finished putting her back together and took her for a spin...man she rocked! I have had issues...

    Mar 22, 2017 at 8:13 PM
  9. weekendrider liked TwoManyXS1Bs's post in the thread Intermittent loud tick.

    There's several posts in here that warn about the tiny washer at the base/bottom of that long worm gear. Ensure it's in there...

    Mar 22, 2017 at 6:29 PM
  10. weekendrider liked HIGHRPM's post in the thread Rust in The Tank.

    Old issue, but what the heck. Filled my 72 tank with double strength cleaning vinegar , I believe 10 % and rotated in every other day...

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  11. weekendrider liked 5twins's post in the thread Float bowl extremely slow flow.

    I wouldn't be putting carb cleaner in my fuel lines. Carb cleaner eats rubber, so I think you'd be asking for trouble doing that. I'd...

    Mar 22, 2017 at 6:14 PM
  12. weekendrider replied to the thread For Sale - 73-75 tank lock.

    A day late or a dollar short. The story of my life.

    Mar 21, 2017 at 10:03 PM
  13. weekendrider replied to the thread My 60th birthday present.

    Have you replaced the throttle shaft seals? You might try opening the mix screws another 1/4 or 1/2 turn.

    Mar 19, 2017
  14. weekendrider replied to the thread My 60th birthday present.

    Well . . . dag gummet.

    Mar 19, 2017
  15. weekendrider liked TimeMachine's post in the thread 78e Spring Ride Day !.

    Bar End mirrors cant stay put with the vibes, will remount.. back out for ride 2 ! Even though this stock charging system puts out only...

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