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  1. Help me decide

    New Member Introduction
    SO im planning to buy the new Honda CBR500R and cant decide rather i want the blac or red one so i came here.. SO whick one do you guys think looks cooler and faster?:smile_big::devil:
  2. 2015 cbr 300r -- help!

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hello all, I recently was lucky enough to recover my stolen cbr 300r. I got lucky and not much was damaged but I'm missing some parts, fairings especially. I plan on building the bike back up and selling it to later buy a 600. My only problem is identifying the particular parts is a pain, at...
  3. PLEASE HELP! 2001 marauder VZ800 died while riding now wont start at all

    Motorcycle Repair
    HELLO I am new to the site so please do forgive me for being a newbie and if i post something in the wrong place just let me know so i can learn and fix my mistakes.. also sorry in advance for my dull witted line of questions but i am trying to cover everything possible to get this problem...
  4. Completely lost in need of help

    New Member Introductions
    My first bike is a '91 Yahmha FZR600 and I have put it through hell. A couple of crashes and spills but through it all it still rode fine with no issues until a couple weeks ago when it was pushed over while sitting outside during a storm (It sat on its side for 5 hours). Since then I've gotten...
  5. 1981 Suzuki GS550t help

    Motorcycle Repair
    New rider here looking for some help. Purchased a used (obviously) 1981 Suzuki GS550t about a month ago. Rode it home after I purchased it and again the next day and didn't have any troubles. I've been out of town the last three weeks for work. I tried to ride it again this morning and have been...
  6. Help! 1981 Honda Twinstar Ignition Coil

    New Member Introductions
    I just bought a 81 Honda Twinstar in Hopes Of Fixing it up. Everything on the Bike seems to work just fine but I have no spark! I have been looking for hours on all the part sites I can find for a ignition coil (30500-465-771)or(30500-465-772) for a twinstar. However it has been discontinued by...
  7. gas tank question dealing with honda cb400t hawk

    i have a 1981 honda cb400t hawk. but its got some bad rust holes in the gas tank. so much so its eaten all the way though. so im looking for a new one. i found one on line that looks like mine same model but its one year younger then my bike its a 1980? my question is would the tank off the 1980...
  8. Electric Starter

    Motorcycle Repair
    I have a 2007 Lifan LF200GY-2 which is a chinese bike. Kick starter works great but the electric started started to go slowly untill it just stopped working altogether. So now when i try to use it all that happens is the nuetral light dims a little. I talked to two mechanics who both said to...
  9. How much mileage is TOO much mileage?

    Sport Bike As First Bike
    I want to buy this 2005 sv650 (naked). However, the price the owner is asking for is a little off in my opinion. That is based, on the other bikes I have seen for sale online and in different show rooms. The bike has just under 30,000 miles and the owner is asking $3,500 for it. Is that too...
  10. New Rider wants to buy an SV650

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hey everyone, I am a new rider that just passed the MSF course and got my M1. I have been going to motorcycle shops for about 6months now trying to figure out what style of bike I like. I feel most comfortable on a standard, sport, or cruiser bike. I came across two bikes I do like (plus they...
  11. Fuel Problem with an '81 Yamaha XS Special 400

    Motorcycle Repair
    Okay, so I am in some desperate need of help. I have an old Yamaha that recently broke down about fifteen miles from my house and I don't know anyone with a truck, so...well, we'll see if I can get some tools out there to get her running myself! I'm certain the problem is with the fuel, as the...
  12. 1982 GS450T Sazuki

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi everyone, I hope someone can help me with this. I just purchased a beautifully kept '82 Suzuki 450T, and it's my first bike. I have a problem with it though: while I am riding below, say about 2500 RPM's, the engine seems to be not supplying enough power, and so it jumps a little bit. At...