Search:

Type: Posts; User: Barrett

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    34
    Views
    7,841

    I'm 69 on Sunday. In 60 years of saddle time I've...

    I'm 69 on Sunday. In 60 years of saddle time I've owned and ridden Kawasaki Mach-III 500's...Kawasaki H2 Triples...NOS juiced 1127 Katanas and 1100 Gixxers....Turbo Gixxer 1100's....two TZ750 asphalt...
  2. Replies
    34
    Views
    7,841

    Come take a look and make an offer- amazing fun...

    Come take a look and make an offer- amazing fun bike that will rip your arms off.

    Prosthetics, perhaps.
  3. Replies
    2
    Views
    72

    Below will help. Many left in dealer system but...

    Below will help. Many left in dealer system but you'll have to shop around.

    https://www.buellxb.com/forum/showthread.php?57352-Really&p=634385#post634385
  4. NO. The TB air-valve shaft has a pair of pins on...

    NO.
    The TB air-valve shaft has a pair of pins on 1 end that engage and rotate the TPS assembly. Replacing shaft with identical one does NOT require TPS replacement.
  5. TPS interchange has a few caveats. Tons of...

    TPS interchange has a few caveats.
    Tons of suitable complete TPS assemblies including parts units on Ebay.
    Click my name....click latest posts....scroll to TPS thread. I list all factory TSB issued...
  6. Very Sad-R.I.P Sportster XL-XR production

    Though retired, I still have several friends and family members employed by Harley Davidson...most at the York Production plant. Got a call from my oldest niece a bit ago confirming what I suspected...
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    105

    EBC HH pads are some of the finest street-riding...

    EBC HH pads are some of the finest street-riding pads in the world. Caveat is that, in conjunction with the ridiculously huge XB rotor, the combo is prone to brake lever pulsing and wheel shake under...
  8. Replies
    2
    Views
    94

    Complete waste of time and money. The "tuning"...

    Complete waste of time and money. The "tuning" for the traditional popular mods such as exhaust---airbox lid---air filter---has already been performed, stored, catalogued for easy access, verified...
  9. Replies
    8
    Views
    211

    The starter motor is a Mitsubishi Electric...

    The starter motor is a Mitsubishi Electric component. It is bolted onto the left side engine case and engages the ring gear on the outside of the hub assembly, spinning the engine over to start it....
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    211

    Possibilities: Primary/trans breather hose loose...

    Possibilities:
    Primary/trans breather hose loose at fitting
    Primary/trans fluid level way too high
    Starter motor sealing ring leak
    Rear cylinder rocker box lid breather grommet/breather assembly...
  11. The cable must be adjusted in conjunction with...

    The cable must be adjusted in conjunction with the clutch pack.The pack adjustment screw done first...then the cable.
    A primary/trans fluid (1 US Quart) such as Mobil-1 20W50 motorcycle specific or...
  12. Combination of clutch cable...clutch...

    Combination of clutch cable...clutch pack..primary drive chain all incorrectly adjusted.
  13. Thanks much for the compliment. Just sold both of...

    Thanks much for the compliment. Just sold both of them a few weeks ago to Yamaha collector from up near NYC.
    Price drop on the Buell.
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    195

    John: It's a very simple straight-forward...

    John: It's a very simple straight-forward procedure. Click link below for X model...click tab for your model year...wheel section...read.

    Axle pinch bolt is on bottom right side of swingarm
    ...
  15. This is great entertainment. Shaughn: That hose...

    This is great entertainment.
    Shaughn: That hose you mentioned actually connects the pump motor outlet to the regulator. Whenever I see a "pressure seems good" comment on here it always takes me...
  16. Sir: Yes on engine rotation for what you intend...

    Sir: Yes on engine rotation for what you intend to do. Fairly simple and straight-forward process. If you need a link to the procedure along with great pics, let me know and will post it up for you....
  17. The bike start and idle well when cold Because...

    The bike start and idle well when cold Because "cold start enrichment" mapping is masking the problem.


    But when hot, the idle start to be ****ed up, drop to stall or idle itself to 2-3K. The...
  18. Thread: piston rings

    by Barrett
    Replies
    69
    Views
    2,335

    Typical causes of excessive engine vibration in...

    Typical causes of excessive engine vibration in the XB-XL-XR rubber mounted engine platform are the following:
    1-One or more mounting points in the engine-to-frame configuration either...
  19. Thread: Blast belt

    by Barrett
    Replies
    25
    Views
    1,593

    Sir: Now trying to obtain OEM P3 belt #...

    Sir: Now trying to obtain OEM P3 belt # GO500.01A7 appears to be very difficult. If I were you, a simple remedy is to obtain 27T front belt pulley for any XL model...plenty for cheap money on...
  20. Replies
    13
    Views
    469

    Sir: My ECM knowledge is minimal and my tuning...

    Sir: My ECM knowledge is minimal and my tuning capabilities are non-existent, but the below link should give you solid guidance and direction. As memory serves but not mentioned here....The...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    261

    Been using one of these forever. Few bucks and...

    Been using one of these forever. Few bucks and easy to build. Make the base the approx size of the legs on your floor jack/lift. Use a piece of cardboard to form the pattern of the muffler curvature...
  22. Thread: Stranded

    by Barrett
    Replies
    13
    Views
    560

    IMO I've found using 20w/50 oil in the primary...

    IMO I've found using 20w/50 oil in the primary can make for a grabby clutch, so I've gone back to Formula +, or whatever the clutch mfg you use recommends. I currently have ATF with the ALTA...
  23. Replies
    13
    Views
    469

    Thanks a ton Mike for the very kind words.

    Thanks a ton Mike for the very kind words.
  24. There are no current errors in the "trouble...

    There are no current errors in the "trouble codes" section of ECM droid, but the "stored errors" sections seems to indicate AMC stuck open, AMC stuck closed, and AMC short to ground.

    Interactive...
  25. Thread: Stranded

    by Barrett
    Replies
    13
    Views
    560

    Quick fix info for shop guy so that you can make...

    Quick fix info for shop guy so that you can make it home:
    1-Obviously remove primary cover and replace broken bolt you speak of. Should be common shop hardware.
    2-Remove entire clutch pack...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4