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  1. Custom Fender Marauder VZ800

    Has anyone had luck with finding a rear fender that can be mounted up to a 1999 VZ800 Marauder. I am looking to find a fender that covers the entire rear wheel and sweeps out at the bottom or something similar! Anything would be of great help, I can not say that my FAB skills are the best but...
  2. Suzuki GS500F Oil Leak HELP

    I have oil leaking from the areas highlighted. Not 100% sure about the spark plug cable, I think some of it is coming from there, but 100% sure about the second area circled, enough oil leaks from there every time I ride to cause it to drip down. I have no idea where to begin in order to fix...
  3. Suzuki GS550T 1981 project

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    Hi guys, I recently bought a Suzuki GS550T from 1981 as a basis for my first build project. Seller had the same plan, bought it, had someone clean the carbs and engine was running fine. Then he stored the bike in his garage and didn't touch it for a couple of months. Realised his friends all...
  4. Suzuki TS185 Gear shifting problem

    Motorcycle Repair
    I've got a 1971 Suzuki TS185 I bought from a scrapyard a few years back. It took me a while but I've finally got it up and running. The major issue is that it desn't seem to be shifting up. With the clutch engaged, I press down on the gear shift and it clicks once. Then, I pull up on the gear...
  5. Are you passionate to wear a t shirt about bike?

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Guys, I found some crazy t-shirts that a biker should have. tell me what do you think about this and show what we love most. for more info -
  6. Suzuki SV650. Can’t figure out what’s wrong!!!

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi all. First time posting and I’m hoping someone, anyone, has had the same problem I’m having or have some idea about what’s going on I bought a 2000 sv 650 as a daily rider. Nothing fancy, just something to get around that has a little zip. Bike rode great for a few months but then started...
  7. Suzuki Katana 1994 rough idle

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi everyone, I recently bought a used Suzuki katana GSX750 1994. When I tried it, it was running smoothly and idling smooth too. But when I left with it after the paperwork was done, it started having problems: 1- When I'm stopped at a red light the RPM does down and the motorcycle stops. I...
  8. 1982 Suzuki GS1100EZ Starter Spins But Does Not Engage

    Motorcycle Repair
    Exactly as tittle says 1982 Suzuki GS1100EZ Starter Spins but does not engage History: This is on of my dad's first bikes. 1982 Suzuki GS1100EZ It has been dumped once or twice hard. Has been professionally rebuilt twice but still vibrates enough that occasionally bolts will come loose. The...
  9. Exhaust temp too high?

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi guys, This is my first post here. I did some search around the forum, but I couldn't find a similar topic so I decided to open one. My concern is the high exhaust temperature on my bike. I started measuring it because last in the season I melted my Givi side box. I installed a temp sensor...
  10. Engine starts rough, dies. Fuel issue?

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hey everyone! I recently bought a very used 2001 Suzuki SV650s. It was cheap, so no surprise that I've been having some problems. The latest: it won't run. Well, kind of. So it will start in full choke, and respond some to the throttle. It runs a bit irregular, but it runs. If I give it...
  11. Shifter Help 2017 Suzuki Boulevard S40

    Motorcycle Repair
    I need to replace my shifter and can not seem to figure out how to remove it. I am fairly new to this. 2017 Suzuki Boulevard S40. I can take more pictures if these two don't show enough. These are the top and side view. Thank you to anyone who can help.
  12. I come bearing Greetings! AND Questions :p

    New Member Introductions
    HI! Names Ben and just registered on "the damn thing" I happily own a Bandit GSF650s! Had it for around 2 years now and its been perfect for my current needs.. And done a couple of European/Nordik trips too date on it. All was Bliss.. Until very recently (long story) Ive owned a fair few bikes...
  13. Suzuki motorcycle textile oxford jacket review

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    For the Spring/Summer collection, Suzuki designers took the popular Suzuki Motorcycle Textile Oxford Jacket design and gave it a fashion makeover. The result? An industry first that blends the lines between city streets and rugged adventure terrain. This crossover piece combines all the...
  14. Anyone have experience with 1971 suzuki ts125?

    New Member Introductions
    Need some help restoring my 1971 Suzuki TS125. Anyone know much about them? Mine actually came without an oil tank, would this be an issue? or could i run it pre-mixing the oil and gas into the gas tank? Any help would be much appreciated! Thanks! :smile:
  15. 1980 Suzuki A100(M) LED Conversion

    Building, Restoration & Modification
    Has anyone changed out the OEM lights (head, tail and/or indicators) for LEDs? How'd you go? Did you have to change anything else out? I''m struggling to find any useful info - given that this is a 6V bike with bayonet globes, finding LEDs that will fit are a pain! Cheers, Justin
  16. Hello

    New Member Introductions
    My name's Josh, I'm 27 and I live in the North West. I'm hoping to expand my interest on motorcycles. I have a 80 GN400 I'm currently attempting to fix up, so I imagine I'll be here a lot. Thanks in advance for any future help.
  17. Suzuki Marauder VZ800 Surge, Pop, Backfire, and Die.

    Motorcycle Repair
    Greetings all, THE BIKE: So, I have a beautiful blue Suzuki Marauder VZ800. 2001. About 268k miles. It has Vance and Hines debaffled exhaust with proper jetting as well, done by the previous owners mechanic. The pipes are wrapped and the bike does still have the PAIR valve still on (this may...
  18. Bike turns off mid ride and won't turn on

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi, I'm a new motorcycle rider. Two days ago I purchased a used 2005 Suzuki Boulevard S40 with only 8,700 miles on it. While riding it today I hit a bump, I kept on going until a traffic light and hit the clutch to cruise to a halt. As soon as I hit the clutch the engine stopped. I tried...
  19. Andy from Philadelphia

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone, My Name is Andy, I work at a custom bike shop in Philly where we are currently restoring vintage Japanese bikes, mostly from the 1970's. I'm joining the forum hoping for community assistance on some of the bikes I'm building. I also hope to help others with their own projects...
  20. Suzuki GZ250 turning over but not firing up

    Motorcycle Repair
    My GZ250 was running fine and then I forgot to pick the kickstand up before taking off. So the kickstand safety switch turned the engine off as I tried to roll off. I then proceeded to start my bike again but this time it did not want to start. The bike just continuously turns but does not fire...