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Evaluating & Inspecting a Used Motorbike Ep 3: Brakes & Drive Train

By |2021-07-23T08:15:35-07:00July 23rd, 2021|Categories: All, How-To, servicing, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Evaluating & Inspecting a Used Motorbike Ep 3: Brakes & Drive Train Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. The Concours14 has a drive shaft instead of chain & sprockets, which needs servicing. [...]

Balancing Motorcycle Rims: Weights & Valve Stem Ep 1

By |2021-07-14T08:47:44-07:00July 14th, 2021|Categories: All, How-To, servicing, Tires, Video|

Balancing Motorcycle Rims: Weights & Valve Stem Ep 1 Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. If you wear out tires frequently, it can be advantageous to balance your motorcycle wheels/rims themselves before [...]

Motorcycle Gearing: Introductory Lesson

By |2021-07-12T16:13:42-07:00July 12th, 2021|Categories: All, Free, How-To, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Motorcycle Gearing: Introductory Lesson Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Technically, gears are toothed wheels which transfer power one to another by direct contact. Sprockets are toothed wheels which transfer power one to another via an intermediary device like a chain. Regardless, we motorcyclist Neanderthals refer to altering the [...]

Motorcycle Wheelbase: The What, How, & Why of It

By |2021-07-07T12:00:43-07:00July 7th, 2021|Categories: All, classroom, Free, How-To, Video|Tags: , , , |

Motorcycle Wheelbase: The What, How, & Why of It Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Changing the length of your motorcycle's wheelbase will have profound effects on handling. Dave explains the basics of this piece in the motorcycle geometry puzzle.

TT-R125 Refurb: Initial Eval and Teardown Ep 1

By |2021-07-02T12:01:11-07:00July 2nd, 2021|Categories: All, How-To, servicing, Video|Tags: , , , |

TT-R125 Refurb: Initial Eval and Teardown Ep 1 Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Dave decided he needs to do some flat track riding. Rather than start with a fire breathing Yamaha [...]

Motorcycle Chain Slack Adjusters Set Differently Side To Side

By |2021-06-30T09:47:51-07:00June 30th, 2021|Categories: All, Free, How-To, servicing, Video|Tags: , , , |

Motorcycle Chain Slack Adjusters Set Differently Side To Side Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. A young lady's new-to-her track day motorcycle fails tech inspection because of too much chain slack. Dave also discovers the chain adjusters are mismatched side to side misaligning the rear wheel. He adjusts it [...]

Ninja 400 Build: Evaluate & Adjust Stock Ergonomics Ep 1

By |2021-06-25T07:27:39-07:00June 25th, 2021|Categories: All, How-To, Reviews, servicing, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ninja 400 Build: Evaluate & Adjust Stock Ergonomics Ep 1 Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Dave Moss bought a brand new Kawasaki Ninja 400. We'll slowly progress the bike through various [...]

Adjusting the Free Play in your Motorcycle Throttle

By |2021-06-23T10:29:27-07:00June 23rd, 2021|Categories: All, Free, How-To, servicing, Video|Tags: , |

Adjusting the Free Play in your Motorcycle Throttle Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. It's very difficult to operate your motorcycle smoothly when there's too much free play in the throttle cable(s). But too little free play can cause the bike to accelerate unexpectedly. Dave demonstrates how to properly [...]

Annual Motorcycle Maintenance: Cooling System

By |2021-06-18T07:13:21-07:00June 18th, 2021|Categories: All, How-To, Video|Tags: , , , |

Annual Motorcycle Maintenance: Cooling System Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. The most neglected fluid on a motorcycle are the suspension fluids. The second most neglected fluid is the coolant, as is [...]

Adjusting Your Motorcycle Clutch Lever Free Play

By |2021-06-09T09:19:36-07:00June 9th, 2021|Categories: All, Free, How-To, servicing, Video|Tags: , , , |

Adjusting Your Motorcycle Clutch Lever Free Play Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Does your clutch lever seem a little floppy? Is it too floppy or not floppy enough? Maybe it shouldn't be floppy at all.

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