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  1. gggGary

    New project coming up soon..

    Junk on a float needle seat from "somewhere in the fuel system" would be my #1 guess. Worth a try pull the float bowl drains run/pump some fuel through. Would be nice to catch everything in a container to see what's coming through. Replace all the fuel lines? Fuel lines shedding rubber...
  2. gggGary

    Clutch assembly wrong?

    Compare thickness of the old and new plates? Just about any spring should be enough to kick the motor over. IE it's prolly something else. :shrug: Goota watch swapping parts around, the dimensions changed a few times over the years.
  3. gggGary

    And yet another dumb carb question

  4. gggGary

    Fork Swapping

    Frame neck stems with a tape measure All I had in the files.
  5. gggGary

    Clutch assembly wrong?

    Go on the right side pop open the round inspection/adjustment cover loosen the nut and back off the screw. Does that change the kick action? (the kick start goes through the clutch plates). Then you need to make sure the hole in the clutch cover and the punch mark are lined up, there's only...
  6. gggGary

    Exhaust repair - think it'll work?

    :popcorn: :whistle:
  7. gggGary

    WTF pictures

    Sprinkling can.
  8. gggGary

    New Last Build Thread "maybe"

    Love shiny new wheel builds!
  9. gggGary

    Alive and Kicking

    Thinking of you Wordman. Go in peace
  10. gggGary

    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

    Seller's Description Pure custom 1934 Crocker speedway racer tribute bike, built around a 1997 Suzuki LS650 motor. Completely handmade frame, tank, forks, jackshaft arrangement, handlebars, etc. Rear hub is a front dual leading shoe from an early Honda CB350, adapted to have a sprocket. Front...
  11. gggGary

    New project coming up soon..

    Electric heat gun on carbs even with that use caution. A wet rag on the carb body.
  12. gggGary

    New project coming up soon..

    watching! crappy plugs; heat em GOOD (outer electrode tip red) with propane torch, wire brush em. choke plunger lightly tap IN a bit any movement will let solvent in the gap, start the free up process. A pic would really help here.
  13. gggGary

    Master cylinder bore clean up, plastic reservoir removal?

    to clean up the bore. I take about 8" of 1/2" wood dowel, slit it lengthwise about 2" with a coping saw. cut a small square of 1000 grit wet or dry sand paper and slip it in the slot wrap so it faces out. with a bit of water work it up and down and rotate inside the bore. I've probably done...
  14. gggGary

    High Cost of Metal

    There's some good deals on shorts n cut offs on flea bay if you dig a bit.
  15. gggGary

    WTF pictures

    How many igloos could an igloo builder build, If an igloo builder only used igloos?
  16. gggGary

    WTF pictures

  17. gggGary

    New Last Build Thread "maybe"

    Heat em with a propane torch, they come right out. Don't ask how many I took out the hard way before I figgered that out. (prolly had someone much wiser tell me)
  18. gggGary

    Where to even begin...

    Welcome to the madhouse @ToxicManchild ! :popcorn:
  19. gggGary

    Interesting motorcycles, not XS650

    Looks like a hill climb?
  20. gggGary

    Just Ride.

    Well the air was warm today. Shaded country roads? Not so much. A little cabin just a few miles from the ranch. Was nice to be out on two wheels for a while. Yeah, going now to spend two hours cleaning salt off Madness. We also hiked a bit today.