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  1. Front Brakes Locking up.

    Wheels, Suspension and Brakes
    I am new to the forms but have been reading here for a while. I have a 93' 750 and have only had it for about a month. It is my first bike and I am a newish rider. My dad has a 00' 750 and from riding his I fell in love with the VN750s. I rode it for a few days and had no problems out of it...
  2. Front Brakes seized while riding...Ouch!

    Wheels, Suspension and Brakes
    So my bike sat outside (covered) for 6 months. Prior to that, I had rebuilt the carbs and did the earshave. The bike was running perfectly. So after the 6 months of sitting, I decided to dust her off and get back to riding again. She fired right up after charging the battery. As I took her...
  3. Front brakes dragging

    Wheels, Suspension and Brakes
    Hi I recently bought an '86 VN750 for $600 with 23000 miles on it, after working on some electrical issues and getting the carbs cleaned and tuned the bike seems to run good. The only issue I'm having is the front brakes seem to stick or drag some after being used. Normal pull on the lever and...
  4. Wiring for Tail lights

    Electrical
    Hi, I have a Vulcan 750 1986, I have modified the back end, this has included relocating the Number plate and light so its now on a side mount and also putting on a new rear tail/brake light. The problem is that the new tail/brake light has only 2 wires whereas the old one had 3, I have a...
  5. Lets see what I've Learned!

    VN750 General Discussion
    Hey All- Many of you have already been helping me out a ton. It's amazing how much you can learn in this place so fast. For those of you that don't know, my name is Jay and I recently purchased my 1994 Vulcan750. I am going under the assumption that NO real maintenance was done with this...
  6. 96' Vulcan Front Brakes... Tight and Grinding...

    Wheels, Suspension and Brakes
    my 96' with 9400 miles the front brakes are always grinding ... the calipers seem to be stuck, just like disc brakes do. how do i figure out if the brake fluids old and needs changed, the calipers need rebuilt, or what????? any help is greatly appreciated...
  7. Cracked Site window for master cylinder

    Wheels, Suspension and Brakes
    Newbie to the site so please forgive any protocols that I may miss. Just picked up a 1988 Vn750. Had it out for a couple of days and have really enjoyed my first motorcycle. Had a truck pull out and threw a rock right into the site window of the brake master cylinder. Is there a way to repair...
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