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Yamaha FZ-07 / MT-07 Fatal Flaw and How To Fix It

By |2020-02-22T12:30:55-08:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: All, Free, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yamaha FZ-07 / MT-07 Fatal Flaw and How To Fix It Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. The engineering of the Yamaha MT-07 / FZ-07 forks is seriously flawed resulting in no static sag. Dave explains the how & why of it. Luckily the fix is easy, which Dave [...]

DMT’s Yamaha Tracer GT preparation for the 2020 New Zealand tour

By |2020-01-30T21:07:51-08:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Article, Free, How-To, servicing|Tags: , , , |

Getting DMT’s Yamaha Tracer GT ready for the 2020 ACC Shiny Side Up tour of New Zealand requires time, focus and task completion one job at a time! Two days makes perfect sense for the do it yourself project manager spreading tasks into manageable blocks of time allowing for such mandatory requirements as flat white coffee, [...]

Hydrolocking Motorcycle Forks

By |2020-01-20T09:24:22-08:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: All, Free, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hydrolocking Motorcycle Forks Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Hydrolock, short for "hydrostatic lock," is usually associated with water getting into an engine cylinder and seizing the engine. In motorcycling it occurs when fork oil stops the forks from moving.

2 Clicks Out: Street vs Track Suspension Setups

By |2019-12-25T00:22:51-08:00December 25th, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Free, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

2 Clicks Out: Street vs Track Suspension Setups Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Merry Christmas! Dave tunes the suspension of 4 motorcycles in this video, 2 street bikes and 2 track bikes.

Greasing Motorcycle Fork Seals To Fix Stiction

By |2019-11-21T09:11:28-08:00November 21st, 2019|Categories: All, Free, How-To, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

Greasing Motorcycle Fork Seals To Fix Stiction Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Stiction is when your motorcycle fork does not move freely, but move sticks at some point in its stroke up or down. Dave demonstrates how to fix this if you discover the problem after removing the [...]

Mosscast: Servicing Motorcycle Steering Head Bearings

By |2019-12-30T14:23:01-08:00November 17th, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Free, How-To, Mosscast, Video|Tags: , |

Mosscast: Servicing Motorcycle Steering Head Bearings Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Automobiles require less and less maintenance these days. There was a time you had to grease your wheel bearings. Motorcycle steering head bearings still require that old school level of attention. Dave explains.

Dump & Run Fork Oil Change for Standard Adjustable Motorcycle Forks

By |2019-10-29T10:59:20-07:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: All, Free, How-To, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

Dump & Run Fork Oil Change for Standard Adjustable Motorcycle Forks Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Fork oil wears out just like engine oil. Changing it every 5000 miles (8000 km) is excellent, every 8000 (13,000 km) is good, every 10,000 (16,000 km) is okay, and by 12,000 [...]

Motorcycle Suspension Adjusters: What Why Where and How

By |2019-09-20T00:33:51-07:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: All, Free, How-To, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Motorcycle Suspension Adjusters: What Why Where and How Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. We go through both shock and fork preload, rebound, and compression adjusters explaining where they are, how to adjust them, and what effect they have on a motorcycle.

MotoAmerica’s First Lady, 13 Melissa Paris

By |2019-09-11T13:01:09-07:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: All, Free, Racing, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

MotoAmerica's First Lady, 13 Melissa Paris Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Our interview with MotoAmerica Superstock racer Melissa Paris at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca.

Superstock Champion now Superbike racer Mathew Scholtz

By |2019-09-02T13:04:20-07:00September 2nd, 2019|Categories: All, Free, Racing, Video|Tags: , , , , , |

Superstock Champion now Superbike racer Mathew Scholtz Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Mathew Scholtz won the MotoAmerica Superstock Championship on his first attempt, against riders like Bobby Fong, Moto2 & WSS race winner Anthony West, and Daytona Sportbike Champion Danny Eslick. Now he races MotoAmerica Superbike for Westby [...]