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    pamco problems again

    for a bike that is suppose to be simple this was the only bike shop that would touch it and the only one that had heard of PAMCO and he thinks there shit ! ive got the mounts for the coil welded on the frame and its been powder coated so i am sorta stuck with the coil that comes with the PAMCO...
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    pamco problems again

    well the bike shop rang and they said the ignition was faulty and the coil was smoking so im sure thats fried and i have to order a new one from the USA from mikes what i want to know if the electronic pick ups are stuffed as well and i need a whole new system ? this is becoming a joke sadly a...
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    hi ratio gears

    hey flea im going to try an 18 / 32 set up before the high ratio gear set up im running an 19" rear wheel so hopefully should be enough top end thats if i can ever get the f**cking to run
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    pamco problems again

    thanks men for your help i went through the check list pamco pete put up i have vm34 round slides i went up jets and down the bike is fully rewired by an auto electrician its timed properly it has a new battery new plugs . could the advance rod be not working properly ? and if not how do you fix...
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    pamco problems again

    Hey skull I did join the Xs club but found it was not for me . I tried 5 old time bike machanics and none had even heard of a PAMCO ! South east Queensland is a waste land to get anyone to work on a 35 year old bike . So far I've spent over 10 grand on this bike and I've had enough I thought it...
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    pamco problems again

    that's what i don't get when i did my research they are meant to be so easy to set up. I put in a new PMA as well so voltage is fine it still does not explain why it wont rev past 5000 revs . could it be a faulty pamco ? or something else thanks triumph68
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    pamco problems again

    i fitted a new PAMCO to my 1980sg got the timing right with a timing wheel but now it will idle but wont rev over 5000 reves so i took it to a bike machanic in brisbane called ELLASPEDE to check it out first thing he showed me was 4 other bikes with PAMCO ignitions and said they are shit and and...
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    Starter Gear Fix!

    it really works thank you so much garyr the sound that came out of the starter made the hair on the back of my neck stand up . im as about as mechanically minded as a retarded chimp and i managed to tighten the spring and get it back together in under an hour i have ordered a new gear to replace...
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    34vm round slides again sorry

    thanks men that base line for jetting did the trick i know it pisses some people off asking what some think are basic questions but that's how some of us learn . so thanks again you guys always come through regards triumph68 Australia .
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    34vm round slides again sorry

    I know i know not again but I've spent hours now reading and following links the more i read the less i seem to understand . I don't want to race or do anything silly I've got a stock standard 1980 . does any one know what the set up would be for vm34 round slides like the correct main jet size...
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    oil filler thread size ?

    thanks men for always sharing your knowledge to novices like me its makes it so much easier for us that are technically challenged. ie {not the sharpest tool in the shed } thanks again triumph68
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    oil filler thread size ?

    my original dip stick looks like a rat has had a chew on it i went on flea bay and found a cap that said it would fit its a m27x3 alloy cap only thing its $60 bucks Australian so i looked up a m27x3 oil filler cap as a generic cap and found one for $50 bucks waited for a month to be delivered...
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    loaded gun rear sets

    hey men i purchased a set of loaded gun rear sets for my cafe build i just want to warn people not to make the same mistake i did they are very poor quality and not well designed the main problem is the rear brake will only work if you remove the kick starter it only lets the brake arm move 1/2...
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    short clutch cable

    good morning , im at the last hurdle on my cafe build can any one please tell me if i can buy a short clutch cable that i can use ? i have put on a set of clip on bars and even the clutch cable from the old xs 650 standards are 8" {200mm} to long . i surely must not be the first to have this...
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    breather swap

    thank you now i just have to find one
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