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  1. 2000 honda nighthawk 750- issues and questions

    Motorcycle Repair
    So I recently did a much needed (basic) over haul on my bike. oil, spark plugs, chain, sprockets, and center bearings( which were VERY rusted and difficult to remove. My bike has had a wobble since i owned it and after replacing the wheel bearing, front and rear, with new tires was told this was...
  2. 2001 ninja 750 not running! HELP

    Motorcycle Repair
    I did a 2nd gear wheelie and landed pretty hard. After i landed, the bike shut off. It will crank but it will shut off after a few seconds. Could use some help figuring out what went wrong.
  3. 750 Nighthawk First Gear Problem

    New Member Introductions
    I'm new to forums and new to motorcycles. I just bought a 1993 Honda CB750 Nighthawk, and after a bit of riding I'm noticing it won't shift to first gear unless I'm going 15 mph or slower. Is this normal? Any suggestions for a fix?
  4. 1975 Honda 750 Bobber

    For Sale: Motorcycles
    1976 Honda 750 Bobber. Carbs just rebuilt bike runs great, titled. I was told by my mechanic that this motor is rare and valuable. I can text and send video of it running bike is Kickstart and electric start. 3500 or best offer. possible trade. old Harley tank included. What do you have? I like...
  5. Replacing muffler Baffles

    Motorcycle Repair
    I am purchasing a Honda Shadow 750 that the previous owner has removed the baffles from the exhaust to make a louder bike. He is giving them to me with the sale and I want to put them back in the mufflers, which seem to be an easy enough task. My Question: When I reinstall the baffles, will...
  6. 2000 Katana GSX750F Petcock question

    I can not get gas to flow at a steady rate. This is my first bike and am new to the motorcycle world. I was wanting to know if the vaccum line hooked up to the petcock is necessary because here is my plan: gutting the petcock so the gas will be gravity fed, plugging up the vaccum port on the...
  7. 99 katana 750 w/ 1,045m

    Im looking to purchase a 99 katana 750 with 1,045 m thats been sitting garaged for the last 3 years. I plan on having a complete workover on it after the purchase but I'm apprehensive about any dry rot in the seals or gaskets. Anyone know how likely dry rot would be at 3 years? I'll add that I...
  8. Title trouble

    Riders and the Law
    Well, I need help. The problem is as follows: A friend offered me a Yamaha Virago 750 that clearly has been sitting for a while. He got it from a friend who took it off her ex boyfriends hands. There are no keys, paperwork, anything except a VIN number and the motorcycle itself. What's next in...
  9. All advise welcome..............

    Sport Bike As First Bike
    Ok I have two bike's that I am looking at buying. What I would like to ask is what are the pros and cons of each bike are from people who might know rather than me flipping a flippin coin. Bike #1 1978 yamaha xs750 37,000 mi/ready to ride Bike #2 1982 yahama maxim 750 19,000mi/ready to...
  10. 81 750 virago need help

    New Member Introductions
    so i got this virago but needed alot of work. new solinoid, stater/alternator, relays,filters, spark plugs. so ive got these all replace and i just changed the needle valve assembly. i put the carbs back together and after i started it it turned off after a while and wont start up anymore. It...
  11. Exhaust was changed before I bought. Already been rejetted?

    Ok so I don't know why I didn't think of this before! My exhaust was changed to aftermarket pipes before I even bought the bike. I'm pretty sure that they're pretty high flow pipes. They sound pretty deep. (should I say "pretty" again? :tongue: ) I am going to run straight pipes (for sound...
  12. Larger headlight for 2001 Shadow 750

    I'm considering the next change on my bike to be a larger headlight / headlamp, but I'm not sure where to look. Everything I've found is either smaller or a different style than what I'm looking for (like the Arlen Ness brand). Is there anything out there, such as a larger model bike, that...