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post #21 of 25 (permalink) Old 05-05-2017, 03:23 PM
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o man...just did 3 minutes of laughing to tears, cant breathe, too funny!

Yes Sir! My shiting has definitely improved with a teaspoon of Apple Cider Vinegar at bedtime, also lowers glucose levels

The motorsickle likes the diesel oil for lubrication and cooling, going to use it in the cage next.
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Originally Posted by Bike...and Dennis View Post
From Wikipedia:

"History of Castrol". BP. BP. Retrieved 2014-06-15. Early in the new century, Wakefield took a personal interest in two sporty new motorised contraptions – the automobile and the aeroplane. The company started developing lubricants especially for these new engines, which needed oils that were runny enough to work from cold at start-up and thick enough to keep working at very high temperatures. [...] Wakefield researchers found that adding a measure of castor oil, a vegetable oil made from castor beans, did the trick nicely. They called the new product 'Castrol.'
I used to run castor oil, made by Castrol, in my 2 stroke dirt bikes.
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And Honda specifies not to use it.
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Originally Posted by randylexus View Post
Come to think of it, after using the Vtwin oil, as I mentioned earlier, I got the weirdest hankering to completely cover my arms with tattoos!!!! Who whoulda thought????
dont start dressing like a pirate.

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Man, I think you guys scared off the OP...

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