No riding this weekend, but lots of progress - Kawasaki Vulcan 750 Forum : Kawasaki VN750 Forums
VN750 General Discussion

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 05-01-2011, 10:20 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
InvisiBill's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Grand Rapids-ish, MI
Posts: 162
iTrader: (1)
 
No riding this weekend, but lots of progress

This was the perfect weekend for riding. Nice and sunny and 70F. However, all my bike time was spent indoors.

Got the new rear tire (Pirelli MT66 170/80) mounted and balanced. While it was out I lubed the splines on both ends of the driveshaft with moly and gave the U-joint some white lithium.

Found the disconnected kickstand switch that was most likely the reason it didn't want to go last time I tried to ride it.

Got my mirror extenders installed.

Got the rear wheel reinstalled and everything back there put back together. Cleaned up some crud from the very bottom while I was down there.

Got the front wheel off and ready to have the new tire (Pirelli MT66 110/90) mounted and balanced.

Got the carbs cleaned out and ready to go back in, once I get my new idle adjuster.

For my own future reference, it's got 23,110 miles right now. Hopefully I should be good for a decent batch of miles before I need to do anything else major to it.


1985 VN700 A1 (Sold) | 2009 Ninja 500R EX500D9F
VROC #32761
InvisiBill is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Kawasaki Vulcan 750 Forum : Kawasaki VN750 Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Once registered, your User Name"cannot be changed". We can make exceptions within 7 days, but after that, it is set in stone.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome