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  1. Get to the bottom of front cylindar thump

    Engine / Exhaust / Cooling
    I've seen several people that seem to have the same or similar condition I have. At idle, my front cylinder seems to thump or just pump harder than my rear. (that sounded kinda funny). So my thoughts are: 1. Plugs, but no, I've used two different kinds, iridium and regular and even iridium on...
  2. What's the best way to clean & rebuild carbs?

    Carbs and Fuel System
    So my bike sat for almost 2 years. It fired up, but fuel was pouring out the carb overflow/vent line into the right ear. Thinking it was a stuck float, I tried all the tricks on these forums, but I eventually had to pull the carbs and want to do a full cleaning and rebuild. Besides the...
  3. Cleaning rust, oxidation, etc.

    Engine / Exhaust / Cooling
    My bike needs some TLC and I could use some advice on what to use. I've got the engine itself pretty clean, but my forks, handle bars, and various other chrome parts have some rust and/or that greenish oxidation. What can I use/do to clean all that stuff up and make my bike shine again. Thanks.
  4. How do I clean a stinky leather scull cap?

    VN750 General Discussion
    My leather scull cap is smelling sour, like gym gear waiting too long to be washed. How do I clean it? I think I have a can of saddle soap. Can I use that? Then what do I use to recondition the leather? Thanks for any suggestions. On a related topic, since cloth is easier to clean than...