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by BigWally
Sat Feb 03, 2024 8:57 pm
Forum: The General Store
Topic: R75 motor blueprint poster
Replies: 0
Views: 455

R75 motor blueprint poster

Workshop Rebuild has a 30"x40" poster of the blueprint for the R75 motor. It's a quality item and something similar might be of interest to VBMWO members.
by BigWally
Tue Jan 23, 2024 7:55 am
Forum: R90S World
Topic: Main seal?
Replies: 10
Views: 8042

Re: Main seal?

I have 5 bikes (2 airheads) so I keep detailed records including parts sources & costs so I don't get details mixed up. On 2 occasions I've needed to notify a vendor of a real or perceived problem with their parts supplier. The perceived problem was an "out-of-spec" oil pump outer roto...
by BigWally
Tue Jan 02, 2024 7:08 pm
Forum: Tools, Tips and Techniques
Topic: Carburetor cleaning
Replies: 9
Views: 14056

Re: Carburetor cleaning

Berryman's Carb Cleaner in its own dip basket. All parts go into the basket after complete disassembly and removal of old gaskets and o-rings. Rinse with aerosol carb cleaner and air dry.
by BigWally
Sun Jul 02, 2023 10:51 am
Forum: The General Store
Topic: R100RS mug?
Replies: 0
Views: 23010

R100RS mug?

I'd like to see an R100RS coffee mug. Twin shock preferred. The '77 would be a good candidate.
by BigWally
Sun Jul 02, 2023 10:47 am
Forum: The Stew Pot
Topic: Bike transport recommendation?
Replies: 6
Views: 25578

Re: Bike transport recommendation?

I used HaulBikes a couple years ago. Recommended.
by BigWally
Wed Jun 28, 2023 3:54 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: New Member... and a question...
Replies: 5
Views: 2528

Re: New Member... and a question...

While refurbishing or replacing your front master cylinder it wouldn't be surprising to find your calipers could use rebuilding too. Not too difficult a job and parts aren't too expensive. But be careful if you blow the pistons out with compressed air - the warnings about them coming out like a shot...
by BigWally
Sun Jun 11, 2023 8:15 am
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: Must Do List
Replies: 10
Views: 3994

Re: Must Do List

Make sure air filter housing isn't full of mouse nest prior to starting
by BigWally
Thu Mar 31, 2022 5:46 pm
Forum: Classic (1970-25 years ago) Motorcycles
Topic: Brown side stand question
Replies: 14
Views: 3251

Re: Brown side stand question

WD40, heat good but doable without