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Forum: Projects and Builds   06-05-2015, 10:38 PM
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Posted By Rottaway86
Here is what I am trying to spin

Here is what I am trying to spin
Forum: Projects and Builds   06-05-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By Rottaway86
throttle adjustment

I added new iso grips and I am having issues trying to adjust the throttle. The grip seems kinda tight. I lubed the cables with a motion pro tool. When I try to spin the adjuster nut below the...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   05-30-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By Rottaway86
I had a similiar issue but it was not the relay....

I had a similiar issue but it was not the relay. When I pulled the box apart I noticed a spot in the tracers on the circuit board that rubbed down far enough that the electricity could not pass...
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-29-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By Rottaway86
That is what I am assuming. And I hate buying...

That is what I am assuming. And I hate buying chinese knockoffs but hell, a hundred bucks could buy quite a few 12 packs.
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-29-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By Rottaway86
floor boards?

Anybody know if these will fit on our bike?

http://m.ebay.com/itm/281706053377

I just ordered some black iso grips for 25 bucks and am possibly considering getting these. Will prob shop around...
Forum: Equipment   05-23-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,791
Posted By Rottaway86
Good. Will probably order them today. Bought some...

Good. Will probably order them today. Bought some grip glue when I got my bike inspected.

One more question, what is the talk about the tabs on the throttle tube? I am buying grips with the new...
Forum: Equipment   05-23-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,791
Posted By Rottaway86
So if you don't like the throttle boss, can you...

So if you don't like the throttle boss, can you remove it and put the end cap back on?
Forum: Transmission / Rear End   05-22-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 14
  Clutch
Views: 1,544
Posted By Rottaway86
https://www.vn750.com/#/forumsite/20743/topics/1828...

https://www.vn750.com/#/forumsite/20743/topics/18289

Check out the video on clutch tolerances.
Forum: Transmission / Rear End   05-22-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 14
  Clutch
Views: 1,544
Posted By Rottaway86
Last summer my clutch was acting up. It was hard...

Last summer my clutch was acting up. It was hard to shift it into gear. I pulled the clutch apart and wet sanded the metal plates. I then sprayed brake cleaner on the other plates and then soaked...
Forum: Carbs and Fuel System   05-22-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,166
Posted By Rottaway86
I second the 140/40. I started out with 142/42...

I second the 140/40. I started out with 142/42 and two shims. Ended up backing it down to 140/40 and 1 shim per needle if I remember correctly. I might of even used 140 and 38. The bike runs perfect...
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-19-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,907
Posted By Rottaway86
Nevermind. Apparently does not show in mobile...

Nevermind. Apparently does not show in mobile view.
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-19-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,907
Posted By Rottaway86
How do you get to your signature?

How do you get to your signature?
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-19-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,907
Posted By Rottaway86
I could tilt a little more forward. I think there...

I could tilt a little more forward. I think there was an issue with the clutch cable rubbing on the spedometer though. The drag bars will work with only a clutch cable swap?
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-19-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,907
Posted By Rottaway86
handlebar swap

So I am thinking of putting new grips on and possibly a different handlebar. My biggest issue with the stock one is how far back it comes. I don't mind the looks of it, just need a little closer to...
Forum: Projects and Builds   05-08-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 788
Posted By Rottaway86
Touch Up Engine Paint

Has anybody found a close color match to the grey color the engine is? I used some rustoleum aluminum color to hit a few spots on the engine before. It matched all right but I am thinking maybe there...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-29-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
Problem found! I should have sat down and tested...

Problem found! I should have sat down and tested the junction box before I messed with anything else! I went through the clymer manual and I tested every circuit in the junction box. All were good. I...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-29-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
I printed out the pages from the manual that tell...

I printed out the pages from the manual that tell you how to test the relays on the junction box. I will do this tonight and see if there are any odd readings of resistance. I measured the...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-28-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
So I tested the black and yellow wire on the fan...

So I tested the black and yellow wire on the fan plug and cannot seem to get a reading. I dont see how it could be bad because that wire seems to be a ground for a ton of components on the bike and...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-28-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
I have not found the problem yet. I will look at...

I have not found the problem yet. I will look at it again tonight. Until then, here is a summary of what I found.

1. Wire from fan switch plug to 10 pin connector on junction box has...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-27-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
I got the 10 pin connector disconnected. Put 12...

I got the 10 pin connector disconnected. Put 12 volts have continuity from the junction box to the plug on the blue wire. Was getting continuity from the junction box to the fan switch. Put 12 volts...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-27-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
Are you suppose to push down on this tab to pull...

Are you suppose to push down on this tab to pull it out or pry up? Don't want to force it
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-27-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
Wow! I am an idiot. I just realized that the...

Wow! I am an idiot. I just realized that the marine battery I was using for testing had a small plastic cap on the small screw I was using for a ground. Let's try this again. The fan does run...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-27-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
Ok, just checked the voltage. I grounded the fan...

Ok, just checked the voltage. I grounded the fan switch wire to a negative on a battery terminal and checked voltage across the plug to the fan. Nothing with ignition on. Where is the fan relay?...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-27-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
Thanks for the information. I will check the...

Thanks for the information. I will check the voltage when I get home. I ordered another fan off ebay anyways. Found one off a 2005 with 7100 miles on it for 25 dollars shipped. Bike Bandit wanted 500...
Forum: Engine / Exhaust / Cooling   04-27-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By Rottaway86
fan testing

So last summer I had a suspicion that my fan was not working. Yesterday I decided to try and test it. I turned the ignition on and grounded the plug on the fan switch, it did not come on. I then...
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