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Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   04-11-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 240
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You too, I don't get over here much any more now...

You too, I don't get over here much any more now that I've turned German in my bikes.
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   03-04-2017, 09:23 PM
Replies: 240
  Sticky: Poll: How old Are you
Views: 30,370
Posted By exavid
Damn, It's nice to see someone older than me.

Damn, It's nice to see someone older than me.
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   03-04-2017, 09:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,160
Posted By exavid
Take a look into the radiator while the engine is...

Take a look into the radiator while the engine is running. Any sign of bubble rising up into the neck of the radiator are definitely a sign of a leaking head gasket. One other thing I'd check is the...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   11-27-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 19,257
Posted By exavid
I disagree with throttle plates not causing a...

I disagree with throttle plates not causing a wandering idle. They can and do. I've had the 'pleasure' of setting up the carbs on several four cylinder 'Wings in my old shop and have seen it happen....
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   11-19-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 19,257
Posted By exavid
Alternatively a pair of Progressive fork springs...

Alternatively a pair of Progressive fork springs sure made my '80 Standard Wing handle nicely. It had air valves for the forks but after the Progressives were installed I never needed to put any air...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   11-13-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 19,257
Posted By exavid
That's an odd thought... I never considered...

That's an odd thought... I never considered having several bikes at one time unusual. How many bikes a man should have is just as silly as asking how many guns a person should have. Every different...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   11-12-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 19,257
Posted By exavid
Very satisfying thing to do. I did a total...

Very satisfying thing to do. I did a total rebuild on a 1980 GL1100 a few years ago. Took it down to bare frame, replaced, repaired, and painted each part that needed it. All screws and bolts cleaned...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   10-15-2016, 05:38 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 19,257
Posted By exavid
Psst... It's not a differential just a right...

Psst... It's not a differential just a right angle drive that's usually called the 'final drive'.
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   10-14-2016, 12:45 AM
Replies: 319
Views: 19,257
Posted By exavid
Cleaning gasoline tanks by electrolysis works...

Cleaning gasoline tanks by electrolysis works very well and leaves it shiny clean. I've done it on a couple of bikes I was restoring, might still be some old postings about it on the website here....
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   10-14-2016, 12:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,906
Posted By exavid
Motorcyclists can use the carpool lane on any...

Motorcyclists can use the carpool lane on any highway that is wholly or partially paid for by the Federal Government. Which covers all Interstate highways.
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   10-14-2016, 12:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,906
Posted By exavid
Utopia backrest is by far the best! The company...

Utopia backrest is by far the best! The company is also one of the best. I installed one of the removable ones on my '93 which had a brand new OEM seat. It was a bit worrying cutting the seat but I...
Forum: Fun Forum   12-01-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By exavid
The old rancher

The banker saw his old friend Tom, an eighty-year old rancher, in town.
Tom had lost his wife a year or so before and rumor had it that he was marrying a 'mail order' bride.

Being a good friend,...
Forum: Miscellaneous Forum   11-24-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,776
Posted By exavid
I'm deeply saddened to hear of your loss Ciaran....

I'm deeply saddened to hear of your loss Ciaran. May the pain soon fade and leave the good memories. I don't often get on the forum much any more, too many changes, too many old friends gone. It just...
Forum: Fun Forum   10-09-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By exavid
Lovers lane.

A highway patrol officer was patrolling late at night off the main highway. At nearly midnight, he sees a couple in a car, in lovers' lane, with the interior light brightly glowing.

He carefully...
Forum: Fun Forum   10-06-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By exavid
The old doctor

An old doctor became very bored in retirement and decided to open a medical clinic.

He put a sign up outside that said: "Dr.Geezer's clinic. Get your treatment for $500, if not cured, get back...
Forum: Fun Forum   09-23-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 321
Posted By exavid
Frozen carburetor

FROZEN CARBURETOR
People often complain about the police, but you rarely hear about the positive things they do, such as this incident involving a biker and a frozen carburetor.
Last January on a...
Forum: Fun Forum   09-18-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By exavid
The lawyer's mistress

The Lawyer's Mistress
For three years, the young attorney had been taking his brief vacations at a country inn. The last time he'd finally managed an affair with the innkeeper's daughter.
When it...
Forum: Fun Forum   09-16-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 387
Posted By exavid
You might be a redneck...

Two good ol' boys in an Alabama trailer park were sitting around talking one afternoon over a cold beer after getting off work at the local Nissan plant. After a while the 1st guy...
Forum: Fun Forum   09-11-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 421
Posted By exavid
An oldie

Two hillbillies walk into a restaurant. While having a bite to eat, they talk about their moonshine operation.
Suddenly, a woman at a nearby table, who is eating a sandwich, begins to cough.
After...
Forum: Fun Forum   09-11-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By exavid
OOPS, meant that for the humor thread.

OOPS, meant that for the humor thread.
Forum: Fun Forum   09-10-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By exavid
Envrionmentally correct automobile

Check out the latest 'greenie' car.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OBAP_VMJGE
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   09-06-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 5,483
Views: 233,083
Posted By exavid
Those are great sounding bikes with that V2...

Those are great sounding bikes with that V2 inline mill. The 650 came out due to complaints that the 500 was a bit underpowered but I didn't think they were bad when I rode one a few years ago.
You...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   08-15-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5,483
Views: 233,083
Posted By exavid
Those highway pegs look a bit low to me. Be...

Those highway pegs look a bit low to me. Be careful with them like that because they can hit the road and that arm doesn't have a lot of 'give' like the pegs do.






Hey Happytrails, I have...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   08-08-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5,483
Views: 233,083
Posted By exavid
Great looking bike. Looks just like my first...

Great looking bike. Looks just like my first 1800. Congratulations for acquiring the fastest color too!


:15red: :15red: :15red: :15red:
Forum: Fun Forum   08-06-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 405
Posted By exavid
The dance

There was a girl at a dance, having fun. She sneezed, and her artificial eye popped out. This gentleman dove and caught it before it hit the floor. She popped the eye back in place, they started...
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