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  1. new and and i have questions

    New Member Introductions
    I'm new to the street legal bike scene always been on dirt bikes.. I was recently given a 1981 Honda cb650c custom as gift from my aunt and uncle. Now the bike has been sitting for 15 years unfortunately /: my uncle said it ran like a dime and he rode it to and from work everyday until he almost...
  2. 1980 kawasaki CSR 305 Advice

    First Bike / New Rider
    So I have a friend who is selling his 1980 Kawasaki CSR, It's got 19391 miles on it, and is in pretty good shape. From what I can tell he takes good care of it, with one of the only problems being that the left blinker doesn't work, which he said he'll fix before selling. The Kelley Blue Book...
  3. Wanting a bike

    First Bike / New Rider
    Alright so here's the deal. I really don't no much about what to look for as far as bikes go. Only thing i know is that i prefer a crotch rocket over the harley style or chopper bikes. I've been leaning more towards Kawasaki, Honda or Suzuki. But if any of them are brands i should stay away from...
  4. Mileage concerns

    Motorcycle Repair
    I recently purchased a 1997 Triumph Thunderbird. I've been tracking the mileage with every fill up of the tank. I've gone from 47 mpg, to 42, and yesterday was at 39 mpg. I know mileage can vary, but this seems like a bit much. What should I check and/or be aware of that would make the...
  5. 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...
  6. Ninja 250r high rev

    Kawasaki
    Hello, i heard that the ninja 250r has high rev while going approx. 65+ mph. I understand it is because this is a low cc motorcycle, but do you think this will have much effect on the mileage life of it?
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