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post #1 of 19 (permalink) Old 08-14-2008, 05:01 AM Thread Starter
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2 questions-

3 of my blinkers flash at a different speed than the rest. If I change the blinker fluid, will that help? And where's the dam drain plug for them anyway?

Also, (oops, 3 questions), Fall is almost here, followed by Winter; should I replace the summer air in my tires with air made for winter?

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post #2 of 19 (permalink) Old 08-14-2008, 07:16 AM Thread Starter
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Ok, I found the place to buy the stuff. But does anybody know where I can find it cheaper, and if it will fix my problems?

Seasonal Tire Air

Blinker Fluid
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Looks like you can wait for a sale - sign up for their Seasonal Tire Air Updates (right side of the screen). I really think that the oil bypass kit is worth looking into as well. lol

(This really is a great site http://kalecoauto.com/index.php?main_page=index)

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Crossed drilled brake lines would be a worthwhile upgrade too I think, AND they're available in colors too!
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Don't you have to make sure you are running the proper radiator coolant? I mean, you have a high elevation mixture, a sea level mixture, and a below sea level mixture. Oh, and how about spark plug oil. Doesn't that need to be changed once in awhile?

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I don't know. How does that effect my crazy flashing blinkers?

Anyway, I've decided to switch the air in the tires because I know if nothing else, it will make my bike faster, AND increase the MPG. I think I read that running winter air in the summer keeps the tires cooler, and increases the HP and MPG.

Conversely, running summer air during the winter, helps keep the tires warm and "sticky" on the cold pavement.
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I need my muffler bearings changed soon. Maybe we can get a group buy on them?

Oh, and for anyone who might be up for a trade, I saved my winter tire air from last year in one of the vacuum storage bags (to save space) and put it in the freezer to keep it fresh. It only has about 200 miles on it, so if someone wants to trade for some summer air (with low miles as well) I was going to see if I could get better mileage in winter running the summer air!
(PLEASE, no preaching about how summer air in the winter time will ruin the tires!!! That's an old wives tale!!)


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