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  1. Rear Break Rattle help

    Motorcycle Repair
    So i have a 2014 YZF Yamaha R6 and its pretty banged up now, need to give it a birthday but before i do this there is a small part missing that fell out of my rear breaks. This is causing the breaks to not be locked completely to the frame so when i go over bumps its loose and rattles. 1, this...
  2. She just won't start...

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi guys... I'm a happy owner of a 1981 Yamaha XV750 Virago. During the season, she completely died on me. No lights, dash, starter, nothing! I don't know if it makes a difference but she was put down once. What I've done so far: -Fixed the electrics (everything works) -New air filter -New...
  3. Restoration

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hello everyone. I just recently bought an 89 Honda Gold Wing GL1000 from a buddy of mine, as he needed it gone fast. It's been sitting in his garage for at least 2 years, probably longer. The gas tank and brake system were empty, had some oil in it, and the battery is completely shot. According...
  4. Trouble with classic nighthawk

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hello this is concerning a leak in what i believe to be the cover of the engine block on my honda nighthawk 550 83. Picture included. There seems to be a rubber or adhesive seal that has come off and the leak is only around the very left and right side of the cover. Is there an easy fix for...
  5. XJ550 Died at a Stoplight, Now Starter won't do Anything

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey guys, I'm new to bikes and looking for some help. I have an 82 Yamaha XJ550 Seca. So, yesterday I was taking my bike to the store, died after riding out 3 miles while stopped at a stop light. Tried to hit the starter, bike didn't make a sound. Pulled it off, let it sit for about an hour...
  6. GS450 L Carbs Leaking

    Suzuki
    So, here is my problem. I recently have had my bike fixed at a shop because of light problems and they fixed it perfect. I brought home my bike and went for a test ride, maybe about 30 minutes in total. On my way back home I noticed that it was having problems whenever idling and then it died...
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