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  1. 2001 cbr929 or 2003 zx6rr??

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    I'm looking at these two bikes they are only $100 difference and both in really good shape for the years.. obviously I know the 929 is gonna be faster but my question is which one will be more comfortable because I'm riding one of them 5 hours home the day I buy it.. as well as any other factors...
  2. Broke College Kid Wants to Start Riding

    New Member Introductions
    Donate in the link below here to let a broke kid live his dreams riding but is so busy with school. Every little bit counts!! Thanks! gofundme.com/BrokeKidWantsToRide
  3. Running lean after cleaning jets

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi all, Quite new to motorcycle maintenance here - recently I left my 2004 Ninja 250 sitting for a few months. It was running a bit rough when I returned to it so I pulled the carb and use carb cleaner and some wire to clean the main and pilot jet. This is a procedure that I've completed...
  4. first bike, but what do I really want?

    First Bike / New Rider
    hey guys, im looking for my first bike and so i would come to the experts obviously. But im only 22 and i have a decent job but I cant exactly afford to shell out 10k for a new bike. Im a big BIG fan of Harleys but honestly my riding experience is riding a dirt bike for an hour when i was 17...
  5. Modified 93 ZX6E for sale

    For Sale: Motorcycles
    I am new to this site because it seems that ZX6e.net is down. I have a 93 ZX6E with the front fairing/RAM air system and the side fairings from the 98 ZX6R. the aftermarket fairings are fiberglass. Vance and Hines SS2R exhaust. aftermarket lights(except rear turn signals). KOSO gauge(needs...
  6. Unsolved issue with my motorcycle

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi guys, So I have a 2004 Kawasaki Ninja 250. I bought it from some guy who basically had the bike sitting for several years. After a little fixing up the bike was running well. Until I went for a ride and it kept dying every time I was at a stop light. Basically "starving for gas" was how my...
  7. 2008 Kawasaki ZX10 Issue

    Motorcycle Repair
    I am a member of the Military and i have been deployed for the past 3 years. I have a 2008 ZX 10 that i had to leave is storage and now i have to get it back and running. Can someone give a ball park estimate of how much it would cost to get it repaired. A little info about it 1) Battery is dead...
  8. Kick Stand Frame Damage HELP!

    Motorcycle Repair
    I was thinking about purchasing this 2008 Kawasaki ninja 250r with only 4,500 miles hes sorta wrecked it and he states the shift lever is stuck in 6th gear due to the kick stand frame being bent and it wont let it down. Could this be fixed for a reasonable price and would it be worth messing...
  9. Buying this bike or not?

    First Bike / New Rider
    I am somewhat new to sport bikes and trying to learn as i go along. I have my eyes on a Kaw Ninja 250 for a project bike on craigslist but i am unsure to get it so i could use some advice. It is a pre-gen: 2004, less than 3k miles on it. Gas tank needs painting "Part out or drop new engine in...
  10. New Rider: Type of Gear?

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hey, So I am looking to get some new gear and had some questions. I just ordered a helmet and some Kevlar jeans. I know the jeans arent as safe as leather or other material pants with padding, but I want something I can wear around and not look like I just got off a bike. What are some...
  11. New Rider

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone, I am getting my license next weekend and was looking for any insights on a new bike. I am a 23 year old male in NJ. I would mostly be using the bike for commuting to work (30-45min), short trips around town, and occasional longer trips home (~1 hour). I was hoping to get some...
  12. First bike, ninja, SV, etc?

    Buying First Motorcycle Soon
    Alright, I have just passed my endorsement testing and am currently looking for a bike on Craigslist to start riding. I need one for a quick commute from my apartment to school which is just in a small town and I know what everyone is thinking right away and that is to get a 250cc. I'm fine with...
  13. My bike wont start, Help

    Motorcycle Repair
    i just cleaned out the carb, did a oil change, charged the battery, changed the sparkplugs it should be all set for the season idk its a 1995 kawasaki ninja zx600 one of my friends told me all bikes have to have the kickstand up to start? anyways i tryed starting it, the pumped come on, the...
  14. looking for a first bike

    Buying First Motorcycle Soon
    hey I need some opinions on what would be a good bike for me to get I've never rode before so I was looking at ninja 250r's but I heard they are not good for the highway and I would ride on the highway so that would not work for me, I also looked at the Honda cbr600, I like them but theyre alot...
  15. First Bike - 2010 Ninja 250R

    First Bike / New Rider
    I found a used 2010 Ninja 250R with 3,200 miles on it. The dealer is asking $3,899 for it. Is that a fair price? or should I ask $3,400?
  16. 2007 Ninja ZX6R Engine Broke - 1,400 miles?!?!

    Kawasaki
    I just recently bought a 2007 ZX6R with only 600 miles, it was bought brand new with no miles in 2011. I'm now up to 1,400 miles and recently it had been making a clacking noise in the engine, whether in idle or riding. I was told it would have to be fixed soon but it wasn't too urgent. I was...
  17. How much should I be paying for this 2007 ZX6R?

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    I found a 2007 Kawasaki Ninja ZX6-R on craigslist that I'm planning on buying over the weekend, bright Kawasaki green and no flaws. The guy who i'm buying it from bought it BRAND NEW last year and it now only has >700 Miles! No scratches, no upgrades, all stock and its in perfect condition. He's...
  18. GPz needs new shoes

    TIRES
    I ride a 83 GPz 750 and My rear tire barely passed inspection this year. the bike takes a 130/80-18 but that size is not very popular. I have found some 120/90-18 that are a little narrower but close in height. that size is popular enough that i have alot of options. I don't have a lot of money...
  19. Old bike lover

    New Member Introductions
    I have been riding, repairing and restoring motorcycles in Eastern Mass as a hobby for over 30 years. I like finding old bikes that people have forgotten about and getting them running and finding them new homes with newer riders.My current ride is an 83 Kawasaki GPz750. I also have a 1962 Honda...
  20. Swiss guy here

    New Member Introductions
    Hi everybody! You have a very nice forum here. I registered because I just bought a '04 ZX-6R and would like to participate in discussions and stay informed in the biking scene. I am from Switzerland, by the way, so please bear with me if my English isn't 100% correct. I also try to improve...
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